John Askey

about 1804–18 February 1840 (Age 36)
Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

John Askey was born about 1804, in Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. He married Jane Bowers on 25 May 1830, in Saint Thomas's Church, Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 18 February 1840, in Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 36, and was buried in Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Askey
1804–1840
Jane Bowers
1807–1882
Marriage: 25 May 1830

Spouse and Children

World Events (5)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
Age 4
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.
1815
Age 11
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823
Age 19
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Northern English:1. from an early Middle English personal name of Scandinavian origin, related to Old Danish Aski, a derivative of askr ‘ash tree’. 2. variant of Askew .

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

Possible Related Names

Askew
Oskey

Sources (5)

  • John Askey, "Find A Grave Index"
  • John Askey, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • John Askey, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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