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.

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Family Time Line

John Sheppick
1808–1856
Harriet Forsey
1808–1883
Marriage: 25 December 1833
Mary Ann Shappick
1835–
Harriet Sheppick
1837–1907
Robert Sheppick
1839–1908
John Jr. Sheppick
1841–
Henry Sheppick
1843–1928
William George Sheppick
1844–1912
Albert Sheppick
1847–
Silvester Sheppick
1849–1849
Walter Sheppick
1853–1921

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1833
Bridport, Bridport, Dorset, England
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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.
1815

Age 7

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

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.

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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"

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