Susanna Broadbent

Female17 October 1736–

Brief Life History of Susanna

When Susanna Broadbent was born on 17 October 1736, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Jonathan Broadbent, was 35 and her mother, Ann Battison, was 31.

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Jonathan Broadbent
Ann Battison
Sarah Broadbent
George Broadbent
Ann Broadbent
Susanna Broadbent
Jane Broadbent
William Broadbent
Jonathan Broadbent
Mary Broadbent
Jane Broadbent
John Broadbent
Sarah Broadbent

Sources (2)

  • Susanna Broadbent, "England, Yorkshire, Bishop's Transcripts, 1547-1957"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Susanna Broadbent -

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Siblings (11)

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World Events (4)


Age 79

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

1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 85

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.


Age 94

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (northern): habitational name from a minor place in Lancashire, near Oldham, named Broadbent, from Old English brād ‘broad’ (see Broad ) + beonet ‘bent grass’.

English: occasionally a variant of B roadbelt, from Middle English brod, brad ‘wide, broad’ + belt ‘belt, girdle’, used for a stout man, i.e. someone who wore a ‘broad belt’.

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

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