Ann Lees

6 December 1757–
Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Lees was christened on 6 December 1757, in Ashton Under Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Lees, was 43 and her mother, Sarah Marland, was 39.

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Family Time Line

John Lees
1714–1796
Sarah Marland
1718–1788
John Lees Jr.
1730–
Joseph Lees
1742–1788
John Lees
1744–
Elizabeth Lee
–1824
Jonathan Lees
Joseph Francis Lewis
Mary Lees
1736–
Samuel Lees
1737–1811
Elizabeth Lees
1739–
John Lees
1743–
Joseph Lees
1743–1744
James Lees
1745–
Jane Lees
1745–
Benjamin Lees
1749–1832
Jonathan Lees
1752–
Hanna Lees
1755–
Ann Lees
1757–
Sally Lees
1768–
Joseph Lees
1777–1816

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1815
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire
The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: topographic name from Middle English lees ‘fields’, ‘arable land’, plural of lee ( see Lee ), or from Middle English lese ‘pasture’, ‘meadow’ (Old English lǣs).2 English: habitational name from Leece or Lees in Lancashire, or Leese in Cheshire, all named from Old English lēas ‘woodland clearings’ (plural of lēah), or from Leece in Cumbria, which was probably named with a Celtic word, lïss ‘hall’, ‘court’, ‘the principal house in a district’.3 English: variant spelling of Leece 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Lee
Leece
Gillies
McLeish
Leys
Leas
Lease
Leason
Leese

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