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Alice Firth gdau of Elizabeth ann Ramsden b.1812 thought her Gt Gmother's name was Mary Helme dau of Benjamin* however the 1841/51 census shows her as Ann, born ~1773 Middleton ( in the parish of Rothwell)
so her name may have been confused with Gt Gt Gmother Mary Colley.
Mary Colley probably c.12Oct1746 Rothwell, father John Colley
No Benjamin Helm/Helme found around this time and place.

Marriage 30th Jan 1774,at Holy Trinity Rothwell, John Helm to Mary Colley


Ann Helm; Baptised 10th July 1774 at Holy Trinity, Rothwell

(Rothwell a village 1 mile east of Middletown , about 5 miles from both Wakefield and Leeds)

Ann's ages of 69 and 78 in 41/51 census suggest she was born between 31 mar and 6 june 1774

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