Hannah Sowden

16 October 1804–January 1873 (Age 68)
Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Hannah

When Hannah Sowden was born on 16 October 1804, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Sowden, was 34 and her mother, Ruth Dixon, was 35. She married Joshua Peel on 9 January 1826, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Farnley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died in January 1873, in Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 68.

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Joshua Peel
Hannah Sowden
Marriage: 9 January 1826
John Peel
Mary Peel
Joseph Peel

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World Events (7)

Age 11
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 17
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 19
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Soden .

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

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Sources (20)

  • Hannah Peel in household of Joshua Peel, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Hanh Peel in household of Josh Peel, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Hannah Peel in household of Joshua Peel, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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