When Rachel Denning was born on 12 December 1731, in Kilmersdon, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Denning, was 27 and her mother, Sarah Adams, was 28. She married Samuel Hamblyn on 5 January 1753, in Kilmersdon, Somerset, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.
English: from the Middle English personal name Denning, a derivative of Old English Dynna, a name of uncertain origin, but perhaps derived from dunn ‘brown, dun-colored’.
Irish (northern): variant of Dineen .
German: habitational name from Denning in Bavaria.