John Edson

Malefrom 1820 to 1824–

Brief Life History of John

When John Edson was born from 1820 to 1824, in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Edson, was 39 and his mother, Ann Holmes, was 36. He had at least 1 daughter with Jane. He lived in Kirkby Wharfe, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Accrington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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John Edson
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Sources (5)

  • John Edson, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • John Eedson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Edson, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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World Events (8)

1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 1

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 3

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 34

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Edison .

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

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