Mary Phillips


Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Phillips was born in 1748, in Goudhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Phillips, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Chantler, was 21. She married William French on 30 May 1778, in Goudhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

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William French
Mary Phillips
Marriage: 30 May 1778

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Phillips - christening: 20/20 Jan 1747/1748; Goudhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom

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  • Marriage
    30 May 1778Goudhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom
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    Siblings (13)

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    World Events (6)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 53

    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.

    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

    Age 60

    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.


    Age 67

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

    Name Meaning

    English, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America, this surname has also absorbed cognates from other languages (see Philips ).

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

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