Marmaduke Leeming

about 1740–15 February 1785 (Age 45)
Marske, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Marmaduke

When Marmaduke Leeming was born about 1740, in Marske, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Leeming, was 31 and his mother, Anne Bowe, was 24. He married Frances Ware on 30 August 1765, in Catterick, Yorkshire, England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 15 February 1785, in Marske, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 45, and was buried in Marske, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Marmaduke Leeming
Frances Ware
Marriage: 30 August 1765
Jane Leeming
Robert Leeming
Anne Leeming
James Leeming
Frances Leeming
John Leeming

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  • Marriage
    30 August 1765Catterick, Yorkshire, England
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    World Events (4)

    1752 · Gregorian Calendar is Adopted
    Age 12
    Gregorian calendar was adopted in England in 1752. That year, Wednesday, September 2, 1752, was followed by Thursday, September 14th, 1752, which caused the country to skip ahead eleven days.
    1754 · Seven Years' War
    Age 14
    The Seven Years' War began as a North American conflict then stretched between England and France. England, along with allies, battled France in America, India, and Europe, making it arguably the first global war. The conflict ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris in 1763 and England was victorious. The Seven Years' war ultimately led to discontent in the colonies and the American Revolution.
    1770 · Boston Tea Party
    Age 30
    Thousands of British troops were sent to Boston to enforce Britain's tax laws. Taxes were repealed on all imports to the American Colonies except tea. Americans, disguised as Native Americans, dumped chests of tea imported by the East India Company into the Boston Harbor in protest. This escalated tensions between the American Colonies and the British government.

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 175;2007: 314; 2010: 368)English: habitational name from Leeming in North Yorkshire. The place takes its name from a lost river name. In some cases the name may be connected to the English surname Limmage, a habitational name from Lymage in Huntingdonshire or Lyminge in Kent. There may also have been some late confusion with Lemmon and its variants.

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

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    Sources (33)

    • Marmaduke Leeming in entry for Anne Leeming, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Marmaduke Leming, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
    • Marmaduke Leming in entry for Robert Leming, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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