Betty Appleton

about 1785–
Stockport, Cheshire, England

The Life of Betty

When Betty Appleton was born about 1785, in Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Samuel Appleton, was 23 and her mother, Mary Mills, was 21. She lived in Great Budworth, Cheshire, England in 1785.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Samuel Appleton
1762–1833
Mary Mills
1764–1823
Hannah Appleton
1783–1848
Betty Appleton
1785–
Betty Appleton
1790–
John Appleton
1787–
Peter Appleton
1789–
Marg Appleton
1790–
Samuel Appleton
1793–
William Appleton
1795–1848
Thomas Appleton
1797–1869
Jane Appleton
1798–
Maria Appleton
1800–

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Appleton

    Male1762–1833Male

    Mary Mills

    Female1764–1823Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1787 · English Convicts Sail to Australia

Age 2

The first fleet of convicts sailed from England to Australia on May 13, 1787. By 1868, over 150,000 felons had been exiled to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, and Western Australia.
1815

Age 30

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 38

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places in all parts of England, for example in Cheshire, Oxfordshire, and North Yorkshire, named in Old English as æppeltūn ‘orchard’ (literally ‘apple enclosure’).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Betty Appleton, "England, Cheshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1598-1900"
  • Betty Appleton, "England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000"
  • Betty Appleton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.