Samuel Blacknall

1 August 1721–
Lambley, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Blacknall was christened on 1 August 1721, in Lambley, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Blackner, was 45 and his mother, Anne Walker, was 42. He married Mary Alison on 25 January 1740, in Old Whittington, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1740.

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Samuel Blacknall
Mary Alison
Marriage: 25 January 1740

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World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union
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
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.
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from any of various places called Blakenhall, in particular one in Cheshire, named with Old English blæc ‘black’ (dative blacan) + halh ‘nook’, ‘hollow’.

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

Sources (5)

  • Samuel Blackwel, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Samuel Blackwel, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Samuel Blackwel, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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