William Blyth


Brief Life History of William

William Blyth was born in 1801, in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Blyth and ?. He married Frances Howard on 26 January 1834, in Bedford, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Beverley, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1841. He died in 1847, in Beverly, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 46.

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William Blyth
Frances Howard
Marriage: 26 January 1834
Edward John Blyth
Harriott Ann Blyth
Harriott Matilda Blyth
Elizabeth Blyth
Fanny Blyth
Amelia Blyth
John Blyth
Frances Blyth

Sources (41)

  • William Blyth, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • William Blyth, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 January 1834Bedford, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (8)

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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (7)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 0

    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 7

    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 14

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

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English: variant of Blythe .

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

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