Rosemary; I have a Samuel Meadowcroft who married my Bridget Feeney on 8 January, 1855 in Rochdale, Lancashire. Bridget was sister of my g grandfather Patrick Feeney. Samuel died 28,June 1879 in Castleton, England. Bridget and their children moved to Fall River, Massachusetts. According to the marriage certificate Samuel's father was Simeon Meadowcroft. If it sounds familiar, I can give you information on his descendants.