born October 1825–October 1826
in Bournmoor, Co. Durham
died very roughly 1896
1850: on marriage certificate she is described as a spinster of 'full age' (i.e. over 21), living in Broomside. It appears that she signed her own name (her husband gives his mark).
1851 census: living on Broomside Lane, St Giles, with husband. Age is 25, place of birth is Chester-le-Street.
1851: On Margaret's birth certificate: living at Broomside, St Giles.
1861 census: living at New Winning, Sherburn, with husband and children. Age is 35, place of birth is Lambton.
1871 census: living at Sherburn Station, with husband and children. Age is 45, and place of birth is Lambton[?].
1881 census: living at Station Cottages, Sherburn, with husband, nephew Frederick Fenwick, and a boarder (Thomas Hall). Age is 54, and place of birth is 'Bowes House, Durham'.
1891 census: living at Sherburn Station, with husband, granddaughter Elizabeth Atkinson, and a boarder (James W. Dixon). Age is 65, and place of birth is 'Bowes House'.
Bowes House is just to the north of Bournmoor in Lambton Castle's parkland.