Thomas Wharram

Male1780–28 November 1829

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Wharram was born in 1780, in Helmsley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Wharram, was 45 and his mother, Sarah Cooper, was 25. He married Elizabeth Major on 14 May 1804. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 28 November 1829, at the age of 49.

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Thomas Wharram
Elizabeth Major
Marriage: 14 May 1804
Mary Wharram

Sources (2)

  • Thomas Wharram, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Thomas Wharram, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 May 1804
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (5)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 21

    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 28

    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 35

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

    Name Meaning

    English: locative name from Wharram Percy or Wharram le Street (ER Yorks).

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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