William W Peard

24 April 1796–21 January 1860 (Age 63)
St Agnes, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William W

When William W Peard was born on 24 April 1796, in St Agnes, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Peard, was 28 and his mother, Sarah Vercoe, was 24. He married Philippa Harry on 12 May 1821, in St Stephen in Brannel, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in St Austell, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 21 January 1860, in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 63, and was buried in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

William W Peard
1796–1860
Philippa Harry
1798–1883
Marriage: 12 May 1821
Eliza Peard
1822–1899
Harriet Peard
1836–1925
John R Peard
1823–1904
Philippa Peard
1826–1826
Thomas Peard
1827–1908
Sarah Peard
1831–1890
Jane Peard
1832–1919
Dinah Peard
1840–1891
James Peard
1841–1908

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(4)

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union
Age 5
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 12
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 19
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English (Devon): probably a variant of Beard .

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

Possible Related Names

Beard

Sources (31)

  • William Peard, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • William Peard in entry for Dinah, "England, Cornwall Parish Registers, 1538-2010"
  • William Peard in entry for Harriet Peard, "England, Cornwall Parish Registers, 1538-2010"

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