Search

Contact us

 

Slide sets

Slides

Other images

People

Organisations

Events

Locations

Hardware

Texts

Keywords

Collections

Person: STRATTON, Mercy  (1855-1945)

Biographical summary of this person
Full name
Mercy Jane STRATTON
Gender
female
Relevance of this person
author of stories used with slide sets
Main period of activity
N/A
Chronology
Date
Age
Event/activity
31 March 1901
~46
census record
1901 Census of England and Wales, RG13/1957.25.7
2 April 1911
~56
census record
1911 Census of England and Wales, RG14/4245.28
18 June 1945
~90
died at
1946
archive entry
National Probate Calendar Index of Wills and Administrations, 1946 p.594
Texts linked to this person
Story (1)

Mercy Stratton, Engine Bill: a true story (London: Church of England Temperance Society, n.d.)

Notes
Mercy Stratton was born as Mercy Smith; she was active in the Church and founded a Band of Hope branch in her village of Quidhampton, Wiltshire. Her story Engine Bill is set in the same village.
Many thanks to Bea Tilbrook for information about this person.
Lucerna ID  6002019

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 27 September 2012

How to cite this record: all the information in Lucerna is freely available for use for any legal non-commercial purpose. If you use any of the information or any images from this page, please credit Lucerna in the following (or an equivalent) style:

  Lucerna Magic Lantern Web Resource, lucerna.exeter.ac.uk, item 6002019. Accessed 8 February 2023.

All Lucerna data is published in good faith as the latest known version of the information, but without any guarantee as to its accuracy or completeness. If you can correct or add to our information, or supply any images, please Contact us.