Joseph Broad

Collingbourne Kingston, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph

Joseph Broad was born in 1782, in Collingbourne Kingston, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Joseph Broad and Mary Strange. He married Sarah Hencock on 6 October 1805, in Portsea, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters.

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Joseph Broad
Sarah Hencock
Marriage: 6 October 1805
Mary Broad
Thomas Broad
Henry Broad
Lucy Broad
Elizabeth Broad
Ann Broad
Thomas Broad
Eliza Broad

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 October 1805Portsea, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 19
    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 26
    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.
    Age 33
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname for a stout or large person, from Middle English brod(e) ‘wide, broad’ (Old English brād).

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

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    Sources (18)

    • Joseph Broad in entry for Ann Broad, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Joseph Broad, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Jo's. Broad, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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