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  • Anne Walmsley (1733 - d.)
    ANN SHORROCK / SHARROCK England Births and Christenings 1538 - 1975, Source : familysearch.org ..... GS and FHL Film 990027 Name : ANN SHORROCK , Gender : Female , Christening Day : 1 April 1...
  • Elisabeth Mary Hyam Walmsley (1780 - 1815)
    ELISABETH MARY WALMSLEY born HYAM : On line Parish Clerks Lancashire - Salmesbury : Marriage 19 January 1796 St. Leonard The Less , Salmesbury , Lancashire , England , Isaac Walmesley , 23 , Weav...
  • 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, USA ...
  • Henry Walmsley (1755 - d.)
    Sources - familycentral.net/info (with an incorrect date of birth) . On line Parish Clerks Lancashire - Samlesbury , Baptism : 19 October 1755 , St Leonard The Less , Samlesbury , Lancashire , En...

About the Walmsley surname

origin

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

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