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  • Elizabeth Snow (1779 - 1849)
  • Ellen Cardwell Clegg (1816 - 1899)
    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel 1847–1868 Edward Martin Company (1856) Age at departure: 40 Find a Grave Birth: Jan. 5, 1816, England Death: Oct. 30, 1899 Heber City Wasatch County Utah...
  • Sarah Walmsley (1723 - d.)
  • William Walmsley (1716 - d.)
  • William Walmsley (1892 - 1961)
    William Walmsley (1892-1961) Co-founder with William Lyons the Swallow Sidecar Company, which later became the Jaguar car company. He was born in Stockport, England, the son of a coal merchant. When ...

About the Walmsley surname

The name Walmsley is believed to have originated in Greater Manchester, the word traces its etymology from the old English for 'forest'. The name Walmsley is still prevalent in Lancashire, Merseyside and the Isle of Man.