Baptisms solemnized in the Parish of Wigan
in the County of Lancaster in the year 1818
|When Baptised.||Child’s Christian Name.||Parent’s Name.||Abode.||Quality, Trade, or Profession.||By whom the Ceremony was performed.|
|1818 21 Feb||Margaret
5 [fifth] daughter
|Henry & Elizabeth||Ball||Standish||Farmer||Edward Mile, Curate||7 Feb|
[Source: Taylor Gallery, Family History Centre, Wigan.]
The margin note “7 Feb” probably means Margaret was born on February 7th. Although she is listed as the fifth daughter we have record of only three older sisters.