Harriet Forsey

1808–10 September 1883 (Age 75)
Allington, Dorset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Forsey was born in 1808, in Allington, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Forsey, was 23 and her mother, Maria Oliver, was 19. She married John Sheppick on 25 December 1833. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Bridport, Dorset, England, United Kingdom for about 30 years. She died on 10 September 1883, at the age of 75.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about her you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Sheppick
Harriet Forsey
Marriage: 25 December 1833
Mary Ann Shappick
Harriet Sheppick
Robert Sheppick
John Jr. Sheppick
Henry Sheppick
William George Sheppick
Albert Sheppick
Silvester Sheppick
Walter Sheppick

Spouse and Children

25 December 1833
Bridport, Bridport, Dorset, England


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



World Events (6)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 0

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 7

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

Age 22

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English (Somerset and Avon): topographic name for someone living in or by a furze-covered enclosure, from Old English fyrs ‘furze’ + hæg ‘enclosure’.2 Americanized spelling of French Fortier .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Harriett Sheppeck in household of Henry Sheppeck, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Harriott Shepwick in household of Jno Shepwick, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Harriett Sheppeck, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.