George Whitacre

Male1723–

Brief Life History of George

When George Whitacre was born in 1723, in Matlock, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Whittaker, was 24 and his mother, Ann Berks, was 25. He married Sarah Cooke on 12 August 1752, in Matlock, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

George Whitacre
1723–
Sarah Cooke
1728–
Marriage: 12 August 1752

Sources (3)

  • George Whitacker, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • George Whitacker, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • George Whittaker, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 August 1752Matlock, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (4)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 78

    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 85

    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 92

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

    Name Meaning

    English (Warwickshire): variant of Whitaker .

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

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