Roger Sandiford

8 October 1786–
Cuerden, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Roger

When Roger Sandiford was born on 8 October 1786, in Cuerden, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Sandiford, was 23 and his mother, Margaret Rutter, was 23. He had at least 1 son with Elizabeth Thornley.

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William Sandiford
Margaret Rutter
Roger Sandiford
Mary Sandiford
James Sandiford
John Sandiford

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 15

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.

Age 29

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

Age 37

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: see Sandifer .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Roger Sandiford, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Roger Sandiford in entry for John Sandiford and Margaret Ashworth, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"
  • Robert Sandiford in entry for James Sandiford, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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