Edward Honeysett

Male1764–4 March 1840

Brief Life History of Edward

When Edward Honeysett was born in 1764, in Dallington, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Honeysett, was 46 and his mother, Ann Nairn, was 48. He married Eleanor Hope on 9 September 1799, in Smarden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. He died on 4 March 1840, in Smarden, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 76, and was buried in Smarden, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Edward Honeysett
Eleanor Hope
Marriage: 9 September 1799

Sources (4)

  • Edward Honeysett, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Edward Honeysett, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Edward Honeysett, "England, Sussex, Parish Registers, 1538-1910"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 September 1799Smarden, Kent, England, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (5)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 37

    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 44

    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 51

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

    Name Meaning

    English (Sussex and Kent): affectionate nickname from Middle English honi-swete ‘honey-sweet’.

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

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