George Watson

18 December 1784–
Kettering, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of George

When George Watson was born on 18 December 1784, in Kettering, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Watson, was 38 and his mother, Elizabeth Satchell, was 37.

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John Watson
Elizabeth Satchell
Ann Watson
Hannah Watson
Mary Watson
Thomas Watson
Thomas Watson
Jacob Watson
George Watson
Abraham Watson

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World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union
Age 17
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
Age 24
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.
Age 31
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

Scottish, English, and Irish: patronymic meaning ‘son of Wat’, a pet form of Walter that was particularly common in Scotland and northern England. See Watt .

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

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