William Stroud

Malefrom 1766 to 1770–

Brief Life History of William

When William Stroud was born from 1766 to 1770, in Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Stephen Stroud, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Mildenhall, was 30. He married Sarah Kendrick on 27 March 1797, in Aldbourne, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Aldbourne, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841.

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William Stroud
Sarah Kendrick
Marriage: 27 March 1797
Elizabeth Stroud
William Stroud
James Stroud
Stephen Stroud
Benjamin Stroud
John Stroud
Samuel Stroud
Thomas Stroud

Sources (13)

  • William Stroud, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • William Stroud in entry for Benjamin Stroud, "England, Wiltshire, Church Records, 1518-1990"
  • William Stroud in entry for Stephen Stroud, "England, Wiltshire, Church Records, 1518-1990"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 March 1797Aldbourne, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (6)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 35

    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 49

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


    Age 64

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): from Middle English strode ‘marshy ground’ (Old English strōd). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived on or near marshy ground, or habitational, for someone from any of several places so named, including Stroud (Gloucestershire, Middlesex), Strood (Kent), and Strode in Winford (Somerset).

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

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