William Huddleston

about 1702–3 August 1776 (Age 74)
Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of William

When William Huddleston was born about 1702, in Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Henry Huddleston, was 42 and his mother, Elizabeth Cooper, was 29. He married Dorothy Welch on 14 November 1727. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 3 August 1776, in his hometown, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

William Huddleston
1702–1776
Dorothy Welch
1704–
Marriage: 14 November 1727
Hannah Huddleston
1728–1826
Henry Huddleson
1740–
Rebecca Huddleston
1749–1800
William Huddleston
1730–1796
George Huddleston
1735–
Joseph Huddleston
1742–1787
Thomas Huddleston
1744–
Elizabeth Huddleston
1746–1799
Sarah Huddleston
1747–1804
Agnes Huddleston
1750–1768

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 November 1727
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (3)

    World Events (2)

    1776
    Age 74
    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
    1776
    Age 74
    The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Huddleston (Yorkshire), from an Old English personal name Hūdel (genitive Hūdeles; see Huddle ) + Old English tūn ‘farmstead, estate’.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Huddleson
    Huddlestun
    Huddle

    Sources (12)

    • William Huddleston, "New Jersey, Marriages, 1670-1980"
    • Legacy NFS Source: William Huddleston - Published information: Family genealogies: birth: 1706; Bucks, Pennsylvania, United States
    • Wills, 1682-1916; indexes to wills, 1682-1924

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