Susan Giles

22 May 1822–
Montgomery, Montgomeryshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Susan

When Susan Giles was born on 22 May 1822, in Montgomery, Montgomeryshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Edward Giles, was 31 and her mother, Catherine Rowland, was 40. She had at least 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Edward Giles
1790–1867
Catherine Rowland
1782–1840
Jane Giles
1815–1816
Jane Giles
1816–
Edward Giles
1818–1842
Thomas Giles
1819–
Thomas Giles
1820–
Susan Giles
1822–
Catherine Giles
1824–
John Giles
1827–
John Giles
1828–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1823

Age 1

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

Age 9

Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.
1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867

Age 45

The Great Reform Act of 1867 gave males the right to vote. This also helped to form the Welsh Liberal Party. It was the second of three reforms that would take place.

Name Meaning

Some people derive this name from Aegidius, from a Greek word meaening a goatskin. Others translate the word as a kid, or a young goat. The name Giles may often be derived from Julius.

Sources (1)

  • Susan Giles, "Wales Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907"

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