Mary Townsend

1780–1856 (Age 76)
Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Townsend was born in 1780, in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Townsend, was 38 and her mother, Mary Townsend, was 22. She married Joshua Gregory on 10 April 1803, in Eyam, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. She died in 1856, in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 76, and was buried in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Gregory
1766–1853
Mary Townsend
1780–1856
Marriage: 10 April 1803
Joshua Gregory
1803–1886
Andelusha Gregory
1806–
William Gregory
1808–1846
John Gregory
1810–
Mary Gregory
1813–
Hardy Gragrey
1815–
Elisebeth Gregory
1818–
Penela Malia Gregory
1822–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 April 1803
Eyam, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Townsend

    Male1742–Male

    Mary Townsend

    Female1758–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

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.
1815

Age 35

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 43

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived at the extremity of a village, from Middle English toun ‘village’, ‘settlement’ + ende ‘end’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Gregory in household of Joshua Gregory, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Mary Gregory in entry for Penela Malia Gregory, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Mary Gregory in entry for Hardy Gregory, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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