Catherine Preese

20 August 1781– (Age NaN)
Marden, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Catherine

When Catherine Preese was born on 20 August 1781, in Marden, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Preese, was 33 and her mother, Ann Gailey, was 38.

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Family Time Line

John Preese
1748–1786
Ann Gailey
1743–1786
Anne Preese
1771–
Mary Preese
1773–
Sarah Preese
1775–
Jane Preece
1777–1876
John Preece
1777–
Elizabeth Preese
1779–
Catherine Preese
1781–

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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union
Age 20
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 27
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.
1815
Age 34
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

German: northern variant of Fries 1.Dutch: variant of Frese .English: metonymic occupational name for a weaver of frieze, a coarse woolen cloth with a thick nap, from Middle English frise, frese (Old French frise).

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

Possible Related Names

Frazee
Fries
Freeze

Sources (2)

  • Catherine Prees, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Preese, Catherine, dau of John Preese and Ann Gailey, christened 20 Aug 1781

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