Rebecca Prout

about 1725–
Horsley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Rebecca

When Rebecca Prout was born about 1725, in Horsley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Prout, was 38 and her mother, Bridget Hughes, was 34. She married Abraham Dyer on 10 August 1746, in Horsley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters.

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Abraham Dyer
Rebecca Prout
Marriage: 10 August 1746
Hannah Dyer
Hester Dyer
Mary Dyer
Sarah Dyer
John Dyer
Mary Dyer

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World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union
Age 76
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 90
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
Age 98
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly Cornwall): variant of Proud .2 French: from an eastern French regional word equivalent to prévôt ‘provost’ ( see Provost ).

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

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Sources (5)

  • Abraham Dyer in the Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1813
  • Rebekah in entry for Hannah Dyer, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Rebecca in entry for Mary Dyer, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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