Robert Smalley

Male29 March 1796–

Brief Life History of Robert

When Robert Smalley was born on 29 March 1796, in Sutton Bassett, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Smalley, was 44 and his mother, Sarah Woodcock, was 40. He married Sarah Hart on 20 October 1819, in Weston, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters.

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Robert Smalley
Sarah Hart
Marriage: 20 October 1819
Mary Ann Smalley
Thomas Smalley
Harriet Smalley
Jane Smalley

Sources (19)

  • Robert Smally in entry for Jane Smalley Hill, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • Robert Smalley in entry for Thomas Smalley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Robert Smalley, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 October 1819Weston, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 5

    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 19

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


    Age 34

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name chiefly from Smalley in Balderston near Blackburn (Lancashire), but occasionally from Smalley (Derbyshire) and perhaps also from Smalley in Stanley (Yorkshire). The placenames derive from Old English smæl ‘narrow, thin’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. In Scots pronunciation the surname developed to Smellie , Smillie , and Smiley .

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

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