Hester Smallman

Kempley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary 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
Hester Smallman
Marriage: 28 July 1794
Robert Elton
Richard Elton
Thomas Elton
Peter Elton
Mary Elton
James Elton

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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.
Age 48
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
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 (17)

  • 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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