Thomas Dewhurst

Male6 November 1690–24 June 1754

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Dewhurst was born on 6 November 1690, in Whalley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Dewhurst, was 44 and his mother, Jenet Coubrand, was 39. He married Mary Yewdall on 9 February 1724, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 24 June 1754, in Whalley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 63, and was buried in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Dewhurst
Mary Yewdall
Marriage: 9 February 1724
Eleanor Dewhurst
John Dewhurst
Thomas Dewhirst
Jeremiah Dewhurst
Benjamin Dewhurst
Eleanor Dewhurst
Richard Dewhirst
Mary Dewhurst
Joshua Dewhurst
Benjamin Dewhurst
William Dewhurst

Sources (31)

  • Tho. Dewhurst, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Thomas Dewhurst in entry for Ellenor Dewhurst, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Thomas Dewhurst in entry for Elleanor Dewhurst, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 February 1724Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name from Wilpshire in Lancashire, probably so named from Old English dēawig ‘dewy’ + hyrst ‘wooded hill’.

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

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