Fanny Ainscough was born on 21st March 1883 at 61 Scot Lane, Aspull and was the daughter of Charles Ainscough (1848) and Miriam O'Hara. In 1891 she was aged 8, was at school and was living at 17 Holly Street, Aspull. In 1901 she was aged 18, was single and was working as a card room hand in a cotton mill. She was living with her parents at 1 Princess Street in Ince. She married William Edward Ellis on 25th April 1902 at the Parish Church, Pemberton. Fanny and William had at least three children: Jack (1903), Annie (1905) and William Edward (1910). She moved to Bradford in 1919 - leaving son Jack in Wigan - where she eventually married Leo Hodges. In 1911 she was living at 1 Princes St, Little Lane, Pemberton.
Spouse: Ellis, William Edward (1883)
Children: Jack (1903), Annie (1905), William Edward (1910)