Thomas

7 June 1788– (Age NaN)
Tyldesley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas was born on 7 June 1788, in Tyldesley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Abraham Brown, was 40 and his mother, Alice Hoggden, was 36. He died in Tyldesley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Brown
1748–
Alice Hoggden
1752–
Ann
1772–
James Brown
1773–
Moley Brown
1775–
Matty Brown
1776–
Betty Brown
1778–
William
1781–
William
1785–
Thomas
1788–

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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 13

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 27

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

Age 35

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Hebrew: According to some authorities, the name of the apostle is derived from a Syriac word of Hebrew origin, "tham," meaning to doubt, because of his doubting, and they say he was on that account called in Greek a word meaning of 2 hearts. But the Hebrew "tham" is a twin, and the Greek name Didymus has the same meaning. Tammy, Tammie, Thomasia, Thomasina, Thomassine, Thomazine, Tamasine, Tamsen, Tamzin, Tamzine, and Tamzzin are female names from Thomas. Tomas and Tamhus are Gaelic forms. Tubby is a Cornish form of Thomas. Tamlane and Tam are Scottish forms. Tom is abbreviated from Thomas and is sometimes found as a female name. Toume is an Anglo-Norman form of Thomas.

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Sources (2)

  • Thomas Brown, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Thomas Brown, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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