Ellen — a working-class biography

Gravestone of Ellen Moulding and her family
Time’s slowly erasing the memory of the Moulding family

There are numerous biographies of ‘the great and the good’ of Preston in the various histories of the town. What is lacking are the stories of ordinary members of the working class who had no one to chronicle their lives. Family historians are expert at uncovering these lost histories, and a particularly good example is the biography that Peter Moulding has written of his great-great-grandmother, Ellen Moulding.

Ellen Moulding’s biography

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