James Sandiford

3 November 1790–14 August 1869 (Age 78)
Cuerden, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Sandiford was born on 3 November 1790, in Cuerden, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Sandiford, was 27 and his mother, Margaret Rutter, was 27. He married Grace Carr on 11 July 1815. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died on 14 August 1869, in Chorley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78, and was buried in Walton-le-Dale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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James Sandiford
Grace Carr
Marriage: 11 July 1815
William Sandiford
Nancy Sandiford
George Sandiford
John Sandiford
John Sandiford
James Sandiford
Margaret Sandiford
Margaret Sandiford
James Sandiford
Nancy Sandiford
Thomas Sandiford

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11 July 1815


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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 11

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 18

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

Age 25

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English: see Sandifer .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Sandiford, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • James Sandiford, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • James Sandiford, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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