The Dorrington and Houghton Families in Lancashire Updated September 1, 2008
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I have got to the hard part now, with both ancestors at the end of C18th! Dorrington ancestors shopkeepers around Manchester, my grandfather a baker and moved to Northenden where he met and married his second wife,they were all Methodists.
Houghton ancestors more varied careers, colliery engineer, engine driver.licensed victualler, and next generation, assistant schoolmaster and clerk,they were all Catholics