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Ann MARSDEN

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  • Name Ann MARSDEN  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Born 22 Dec 1815  Pike House, Entwistle, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 11
    Pike House, Entwistle
    Pike House, Entwistle
    Ann Marsden's place of birth.
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 25 Feb 1816  Lower Chapel, Darwen, Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 07 Jun 1841  Grimehills Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    In 1841 James (28) and Ann (25) were living at Grimehills with their children Ann (7), Betty (4), Edmund (2) and Andrew (4 months). James was working as a weaver. 
    Occupation Jan 1846 
    weaver 
    Residence 26 Feb 1846  Great Bolton Workhouse, Fletcher Street, Great Bolton, Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 12
    Ann was admitted by order of Edward Greenhalgh. Described as 'insane - not able-bodied'. Church of England.' 
    Residence 11 Mar 1846  Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 12
    Ann was discharged from the Bolton Workhouse, by order of the surgeon. 
    Residence 29 Mar 1846  Bolton Workhouse, Fletcher Street, Great Bolton, Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 12
    Ann returned to the Workhouse at Bolton. She was discharged from there to the Lancaster County Lunatic Asylum on 7 April 1846. 
    Residence 07 Apr 1846  District County Lunatic Asylum, Lancaster, Lancashire,England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 13
    Ann was admitted to the asylum after 6 months of mania. Had 2 stays at Bolton Workhouse during that 6 months (26 Feb-11 Mar and again towards the end of March. She was discharged from the Workhouse officially to the asylum on 7 April. 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  District County Lunatic Asylum, Lancaster, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    In 1851 Ann was not at home at the time of the census. There was, however, an Ann Entwistle who was a patient at the District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster. This Ann was 34, married, a hand loom weaver, born in Bolton, Lancashire. 
    Residence 06 Jul 1852  District County Lunatic Asylum, Lancaster, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    'No improvement. Removed by her husband by permission of magistrates but in opposition to the opinion of the Superintendant.' 
    Residence 07 Apr 1861  Penny Shore, Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    James (52) still at Penny Shore, working as quarry labourer.Wife Ann (49) is also home, children Andrew (20), Ralph (18), George (8), Simeon (6) and Amos (3). The 3 older boys were working as coal miners. Edmund is married, living at 16 William St Darwen 
    Residence 02 Apr 1871  Penny Shore, Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    James (56) still at Penny Shore with wife Ann, sons George (18), Simon (16), Amos (14) and daughter Mary Jane (11). Their son Edmund (32) had moved back with his family to farm nearby at Top o' Meadow. Ann was described on the census as 'imbecile'. 
    Residence 03 Apr 1881  Banister or Penny Shore Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Ann (63) was living as a widow doing house work at Banister or Penny Shore with her children Simon (25), Amos (23) and Mary Jane (18). Simon and Mary Jane worked in cotton mills, Amos was a coal miner. 
    Notes 
    • Date: 26 March 1846 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Admitted this day from Entwisle. 30 years of age. Married and has 5 children. Handloom weaver. Can read imperfectly. Church of England religion. Temperament problematic. Duration 6 months. First attack. Frame good. Has a strumous look.(my note:possibly means abnormal swelling of the thyroid gland).Has frequently a falling down of the womb. Head small. Low forehead. Mental condition: restless impatient. Senses: eyes irritable to light. Visage: cheerful. Chest: natural............. Appetite good. Sleeps well, dreams much. Catamenia have appeared since admission. Has been twice to the Bolton Workhouse during the last six months.
      Date: 19 June 1846 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: No decided amendment since admission. Not disposed to talk often. Complains of being separated from the family. Supposes that everything she does is right. Is kept occupied in the laundry.
      Date: 29 July 1846 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Has lately been worse in mind since seeing her husband. Was agitated and talkative for 3 or 4 days. Is now settled but converses very strangely at times. The catamenia have been absent for some time.'
      Date: 29 December 1846 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Has lately had an attack of excitement when she was flushed and talkative. Took purges. Is at present quiet.'
      Date: 20 January 1847 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Calomel quii...' (my note: A colorless, white or brown tasteless compound, Hg2Cl2, used as a purgative and insecticide. Also called mercurous chloride.)
      Date: 23 March 1847 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Calomel/opium ... at night.'
      Date: 16 April 1847 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Dilution of morpine ...'
      Date: 23 November 1847 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Has frequent attacks of excitement when she talks much. The face flushes and the eyes glisten. Takes morphine at the night ?porter? and exercises out of doors.'
      Date: 12 August 1848 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'The attacks of excitement have been more frequent of late, continuing for several days when she required seclusion. Takes morphine when needed, also malt liquor. During the intervals is quiet and willing to assist in sewing.'
      Date: 31 October 1850 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'The paroxysms of excitement have continued to be frequent averaging in a month or 6 weeks at which time she requires seclusion being noisy and violent. It has been noticed that these attacks coincide more or less regularly with her menstrual periods. Is at all times flighty in conversation and almost immediately becoming incoherent.. Often talks about her family. Has delusions, rather ill-defined. Is in tolerable good health. Is useful in assisting in the Gallery but at all times irritable and liable to sudden impulses of violence from slight causes.'
      Date: 11 January 1851 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: Again noisy and much excited, requiring seclusion. Has taken Tr Hyoseya... 3i (my note: possibly Hyoscyamus niger) three times a day with advantage.'
      Date: 15 February 1851 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: Whilst excited broke several panes of glass. Attacks of excitement more frequent of late.'
      Date: 22 February 1851 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Upon the whole improved. Is taking iron in combination with H........'(?)
      Census Date: 1851 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum, Lancaster, Lancashire Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire
      Note: In 1851 Ann was not at home at the time of the census. There was, however, an Ann Entwistle who was a patient at the District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster. This Ann was 34, married, a hand loom weaver, born in Bolton, Lancashire
      Date: 16 August 1851 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Attacks of excitement are frequent when she is in seclusion takes henbane.' (my note: What It Is; Why It Works Henbane contains hyoscyamine, the active ingredient in certain prescription drugs for spasms and cramps, including Cytospaz and Urised. Henbane fights cramps by relaxing the smooth muscles that line the internal organs, especially those in the digestive tract. It also relieves muscle tremors and has a calming effect. Henbane has been known for its wine-like sedative properties since the time of the ancient Greeks. Mentioned by Shakespeare, Marlowe, Gower, and Spenser, it is also one of the best known herbs in English literature.)
      Date: 20 December 1851 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14 Note: 'Is slowly recovering. Has not regained her usual looks.' Date: 14 February 1852 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Again excited, in seclusion, loud in conversation.' Date: 1 May 1852 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (now Standen Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'Has had another attack of excitement, face also swelled from toothache. Is now better again.' Date: 6 July 1852 Place: District County Lunatic Asylum at Lancaster Address: Lancaster Moor Hospital (nowStanden Park), Lancaster, Lancashire Source: [S153] Case book HRL/1/14
      Note: 'No improvement. Removed by her husband by permission of magistrates but in opposition to the opinion of the Superintendant.'
    Person ID I1674  Eileen's Family Tree
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2014 

    Father Edmund MARSDEN,   b. 17 Jun 1793, Blacksnape, Darwen, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Jul 1858, Willows Farm, Edgworth Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Peggy ENTWISTLE,   b. Abt 1793, Entwisle, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1873, Edgworth, Bolton,Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Married 22 Nov 1813  St Peter's Parish Church, Bolton le Moors, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 14
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family James ENTWISLE,   b. Abt 1811, Entwistle, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1874, Lancashire, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 11 Oct 1836  St Peter's Parish Church, Bolton le Moors, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Married by banns. Witnesses James Liptrot, James Ward. (? no.796)
    Children 
     1. Ann ENTWISLE,   b. 1834, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Betty ENTWISLE,   b. Sep 1837, Entwistle, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Edmund ENTWISLE,   b. 30 Jan 1839, Grimehills, Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Feb 1910, 111 Cranberry Lane, Darwen, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. Andrew ENTWISLE,   b. 1841, Grimehills Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1910, Blackburn, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [Natural]
     5. Ralph ENTWISLE,   b. Jan 1843, Entwistle, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [Natural]
     6. George ENTWISLE,   b. 1853, Penny Shore Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908  (Age 55 years)  [Natural]
     7. Simeon ENTWISLE,   b. 1855, Penny Shore Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1933, Bolton, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [Natural]
     8. Amos ENTWISLE,   b. 1858, Penny Shore Entwistle, Darwen, Lancashire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1914, Lancashire, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)  [Natural]
    +9. Mary Jane ENTWISLE,   b. 1860, Penny Shore, Entwistle, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 9 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F81  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    Ann Entwisle case notes.jpg
    Ann Entwisle case notes.jpg
    Ann Entwisle case notes
    Ann Entwisle case notes
    Case notes from Ann's stay at the District County Lunatic Asylum, Lancaster, Lancashire between 1846 and 1852.

  • Sources 
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    2. [S67] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Ancestry Family Trees.

    3. [S65] 1851 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1851. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1851. Data imaged from the National;), Class: HO107; Piece: 2272; Folio: 585; Page: 36; GSU roll: 87299.
      Birth date: abt 1817
      Birth place: Bolton, Lancashire, England
      Residence date: 1851
      Residence place: Lancaster, Lancashire, England

    4. [S65] 1851 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1851. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1851. Data imaged from the National;), Class: HO107; Piece: 2272; Folio: 585; Page: 36; GSU roll: 87299.
      Birth date: abt 1817 Birth place: Bolton, Lancashire, England Residence date: 1851 Residence place: Lancaster, Lancashire, England

    5. [S62] 1871 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1871. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1871. Data imaged from the National;), Class: RG10; Piece: 3930; Folio: 8; Page: 9; GSU roll: 842057.
      Birth date: abt 1816
      Birth place: Entwistle, Lancashire, England
      Residence date: 1871
      Residence place: Entwistle, Lancashire, England

    6. [S63] 1841 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1841. Data imaged from the National;), Class: HO107; Piece 503; Book: 10; Civil Parish: Blackburn; County: Lancashire; Enumeration District: 7 8; Folio: 10; Page: 12; Line: 8; GSU roll: 306892.
      Birth date: abt 1816 Birth place: Lancashire, England Residence date: 1841 Residence place: Blackburn, Lancashire, England

    7. [S347] 1871 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1871. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1871. Data imaged from the National;).

    8. [S69] 1861 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1861. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1861. Data imaged from the National;), Class: RG9; Piece: 2818; Folio: 9; Page: 12; GSU roll: 543033.
      Birth date: abt 1812
      Birth place: Entwisle, Lancashire, England
      Residence date: 1861
      Residence place: Entwisle, Lancashire, England

    9. [S63] 1841 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Census Returns of England and Wales, 1841. Kew, Surrey, England: The National Archives of the UK (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO), 1841. Data imaged from the National;), Class: HO107; Piece 503; Book: 10; Civil Parish: Blackburn; County: Lancashire; Enumeration District: 7 8; Folio: 10; Page: 12; Line: 8; GSU roll: 306892.
      Birth date: abt 1816
      Birth place: Lancashire, England
      Residence date: 1841
      Residence place: Blackburn, Lancashire, England

    10. [S210] Birth certificate Edmund Entwisle 1839, (Name: GRO;).

    11. [S64] 1881 England Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004. 1881 British Isles Census Index provided by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints © Copyright 1999 Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved. All use is subject to the;), Class: RG11; Piece: 3831; Folio: 9; Page: 11; Line: ; GSU roll: 1341915.
      Birth date: abt 1818
      Birth place: Edgeworth, Lancashire, England
      Residence date: 1881
      Residence place: Entwistle, Lancashire, England

    12. [S165] Great Bolton Workhouse Admission and Discharge Registers June 1843-1852.

    13. [S207] [S153] Case book HRL/1/14 Page 152, (Name: Case books of the Lancaster Moor Asylum;).

    14. [S323] Parish Register - St Peter's Church, Bolton, Lancashire, (Name: extract of entries;).