John Killingley

MaleSeptember 1787–17 September 1863

Brief Life History of John

When John Killingley was born in September 1787, in Barleythorpe, Rutland, England, his father, Edward Killingley, was 23 and his mother, Jane Hones, was 22. He married Jane Rouse on 9 December 1807, in Edmondthorpe, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Oakham, Rutland, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Rutland, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 17 September 1863, in Oakham, Rutland, England, at the age of 76.

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John Killingley
Jane Rouse
Marriage: 9 December 1807
Thomas Killingley
Sarah Killingly
Eliza Killingly
Naomi Killingly
Ruth Killingly
John Killingly
Jane Killingly
Martha Killingly
Maria Killingly
Mary Killingly

Sources (42)

  • John Killingley, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • John Killingley, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John Killingly in entry for Thomas Killingly, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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  • Marriage
    9 December 1807Edmondthorpe, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (10)

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    World Events (7)

    1789 · The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano

    Age 2

    "Former slave Olaudah Equiano settled in London and published his autobiography titled ""The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano."" Equiano learned to read and write and converted to Christianity. His autobiography is one of the oldest published works by an African-American writer."

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 14

    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 21

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Greek: the Lord gave graciously; whom Jehovah gave; whom Jehovah bestowed.

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