Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 143,895 pages of information and 230,109 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
William Melling of Haigh Foundry, Wigan.
of the Ince Forge Co
1836 Married Martha Alker in Wigan
1846 Birth of son, Samuel Melling
1881 William Melling 71, retired forgemaster, lived in Wigan with Martha Melling 68, John W. Melling 41, forge master, Mary J. Melling 39, Emily Melling 24
1881 A William Melling, age 72, died in Wigan