William Hepworth

January 1562–
Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William

When William Hepworth was born in January 1562, in Kirkburton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Hepworth, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Wood, was 30. He married Jane Thewles on 21 June 1597.

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William Hepworth
Jane Thewles
Marriage: 21 June 1597

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Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): habitational name from places so named, of which there is one West Yorkshire and another in Suffolk, both probably deriving their name from an Old English personal name Heppa + worð ‘enclosure’. The surname is still found mainly in Yorkshire, so it seems that the first place is the more likely source of the surname.

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