Ursula Fermor (1662-1748)

Ursula Fermor

Ursula Fermor , wife of Charles Towneley (1658-1712), wrote down a little of the family history and also passed on the family histry to her children and grandchildren such as John Towneley (1731-1813). He in turn related the oral history to Thomas Dunham Whitaker, who imported it into his publications.

She wrote down a list of hiding places at Towneley

A Note of the Private Places at Towneley [ .. more]


Author: tk - August 2016