Ellen Seddon

Brief Life History of Ellen

Ellen Seddon was born on 22 April 1703, in Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Edmond Seddon. She married Isaac Fletcher on 19 September 1731, in Bolton le Moors St Peter, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Fletcher
1705–
Ellen Seddon
1703–
Marriage: 19 September 1731
Abraham Fletcher
1732–1788
Alice Fletcher
1737–
Isaac Fletcher
1739–
Hannah Fletcher
1743–
Ann Fletcher
1748–1750
Jacob Fletcher
1734–1778
Ann Fletcher
1742–1743

Sources (17)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Ellen Seddon - Church record: birth: 24 April 1703; Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Ellen Seddon, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Ellen Fletcher in entry for Ann Fletcher, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union

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.

1815

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

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire):

apparently a habitational name from a Lancashire place which has not been identified. The surname is extremely common in Lancashire, especially in the Manchester area, where it was first recorded in the 14th century.

variant of Seadon, perhaps a habitational name from Seething (Norfolk). The placename probably means ‘(place of) the people of a man called Sītha’, from an Old English personal name Sītha + the groupname suffix -ingas.

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

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