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Ruth Maughan (Harrison)

Birthplace: Nest, Alston, Cumberland, England
Death: Died in Alston, Cumberland, England, UK
Place of Burial: Alston, Cumbria, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thomas Harrison and Agnes Walton
Wife of Peter Maughan
Mother of John Harrison Maughan; Agnes Harrison Teasdale; William Harrison Maughan; Thomas Harrison Maughan; Mary Ann Atkin and 2 others
Sister of Mary Harrison; Thomas Harrison; Jane Harrison; Henry Harrison; Anna Harrison and 2 others

Managed by: Cara Joyce Ratliff
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About Ruth Maughan

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Birth: Jan. 26, 1812 Cumbria, England

Death: Mar. 26, 1841 Cumbria, England

Ruth's parents were Thomas Harrison and Agnes Walton. Her ancestors were descendents of a Danish prince who settled in the area during the Danish invasion of England in 900AD

She was born in Nest, a little village near Alston.

Both Peter and she were living in Alston when they married - October 1 1831 All six children where born in Alston where Peter worked in the mines. Ruth died shortly after the birth of her daughter Ruth and shortly before the family was to depart for America .She was buried at Skell Gill Plains near Alson England.

Family links:

  • Peter Maughan (1811 - 1871)
  • John Harrison Maughan (1830 - 1912)*
  • Agnes Harrison Maughan/Teasdale (1832 - 1911)*
  • William Harrison Maughan (1834 - 1905)*
  • Mary Ann Maughan Atkin (1839 - 1908)*
  • Ruth Harrison Maughan (1841 - 1841)*

Burial: Skell Gill Plains Alston Cumbria, England

Created by: Marlene Vernon Record added: Aug 12, 2011 Find A Grave Memorial# 74803169

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Ruth Maughan's Timeline

January 12, 1812
Alston, Cumberland, England
Age 12
October 8, 1830
Age 18
Alston, Cumberland, England
October 1, 1831
Age 19
Alston, Cumberland
April 22, 1832
Age 20
Alston, Cumbria, England
May 7, 1834
Age 22
Alston, Cumberlandshire, England
November 16, 1836
Age 24
Alston, Cumberland, England
January 16, 1839
Age 27
Alston Moor, Cumbria, England
March 26, 1841
Age 29
Alston, Cumberland, England, UK
March 1841
Age 29
Alston, Cumberland, England