William Goldsbrough

about 1794–
Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Goldsbrough was born about 1794, in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Goldsbrough, was 32 and his mother, Hannah Bellamy, was 30. He lived in Carlton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Goldsbrough
1762–1815
Hannah Bellamy
1764–1813
Jane Goldsborough
1786–
William Goldsbrough
1794–
Sarah Goldsbrough
1800–1860
Amelia Goldsbrough
1802–1869
Joseph Goldsbrough
1792–1863
Mary Ann Goldsbrough
1793–1867
Elizabeth Goldsborough
1795–
Hannah Goldsbrough
1797–
John Goldsbrough
1798–1869

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1815

Age 21

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 27

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.
1830

Age 36

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from either of two places in North Yorkshire called Goldsborough. One, near Knaresborough is named from the Old English (or Old German) personal name Godel + Old English burh ‘fortified place’. The other, near Whitby, is named from the Old English personal name Golda + burh.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (1)

  • William Goldsbrough, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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