A large china cup with their name on was presented to them on their wedding day. Mary Hall was related to Sir John Ramsden, who owned nearly all Huddersfield, except one little house called "amens church", one of the Ramsdens was High Sheriff & came to Manchester for the assizes about 1862. Some part of the Hall family lived in London. He was a _ merchant. His name was Richard Ramsden. He lived at Islington in great style. Mrs Washer was sister to William Hall of Irwell Mills (Grandfather to William Hall of the Crescent, Salford, Surgeon).