Edward Friend Kemsley

Male7 December 1796–

Brief Life History of Edward Friend

When Edward Friend Kemsley was born on 7 December 1796, in Aylesford, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Kemsley, was 41 and his mother, Susanna Freeman, was 42.

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William Kemsley
Susanna Freeman
George Kemsley
Thomas Edward Kemsley
James Kemsley
Susan Kemsley
Eliza Kemsley
Edward Friend Kemsley

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  • Edward Friend Kemsley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (6)

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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 5

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 19

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


Age 34

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (Kent): habitational name from Kemsley Street in Bredhurst (Kent). The placename may derive from an Old English personal name Cyma (genitive Cymes) + Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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