Joseph Cleal

Maleabout 1789–

Brief Life History of Joseph

Joseph Cleal was born about 1789, in Crewkerne, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. He married Sarah Ann Parker on 9 May 1818, in Crewkerne, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters.

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Joseph Cleal
Sarah Ann Parker
Marriage: 9 May 1818
Clara Ann Cleal
Sarah Parker Cleal

Sources (6)

  • Joseph Cleal in entry for John James, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • Joseph Cleal in entry for Sarah Parker Cleal, "England, Gloucestershire Non-Conformist Church Records, 1642-1996"
  • Joseph Clayall in entry for Anne Parker, "England, Somerset, Church Records, 1501-1999"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 May 1818Crewkerne, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (2)

    World Events (7)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 12

    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 26

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


    Age 34

    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    Name Meaning

    English: probably a reduced form of Clayfield , with loss of -v- in the variant pronunciation Clevel; compare Elizabeth Clavel, 1759, Mary Clevel, 1757, William Clavil, 1768 in IGI (Wareham, Dorset).

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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