Mary Smart

28 November 1762–
Rowley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

Mary Smart was born on 28 November 1762, in Rowley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of John Smart. She married William Cock on 5 July 1785, in North Newbald, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

William Cock
1764–
Mary Smart
1762–
Marriage: 5 July 1785
Elizabeth Cock
1786–
Hannah Cock
1790–
Eleanor Cock
1792–
Mary Cock
1796–
Jane Cock
1799–1881

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 July 1785
North Newbald, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    John Smart

    MaleMale

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

1815

Age 53

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 59

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.
1823

Age 61

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a brisk or active person, from Middle English smart ‘quick’, ‘prompt’ (Old English smeart ‘stinging’, ‘painful’, from smeortan ‘to sting’). This name is common and widespread throughout England, Wales, and Scotland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Smart, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Mary Cock, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Hannah Cock, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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