Hester Smallman

1767–
Kempley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Hester

When Hester Smallman was born in 1767, in Kempley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Smallman, was 32 and her mother, Ann Hide, was 30. She married Francis Elton on 28 July 1794, in Kempley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Francis Elton
1753–1823
Hester Smallman
1767–
Marriage: 28 July 1794
Robert Elton
1797–1852
Richard Elton
1799–1875
Thomas Elton
1801–
Peter Elton
1805–1895
Mary Elton
1807–
James Elton
1810–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 July 1794
Kempley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    Robert Elton

    Male1797–1852Male

    Male1799–1875Male

    Male1801–Male

    Peter Elton

    Male1805–1895Male

    Mary Elton

    Female1807–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John Smallman

    Male1735–Male

    Ann Hide

    Female1737–1812Female

siblings

(5)

    Mary Smallman

    Female1756–Female

    John Smallman

    Male1761–Male

    Betty Smallman

    Female1764–Female

    Female1767–Female

    John Smallman

    Male1772–1861Male

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 34

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.
1815

Age 48

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Age 63

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: ostensibly a nickname for a small man, but the vocabulary word was also a feudal term denoting a subtenant, and the surname is more probably a status name with this origin.

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

Sources (3)

  • Esther Elton in household of Thomas Elton, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Hester Smallman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Hester in entry for Richd. Elton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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