Mrs Jane Burnham

1785–
Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Jane

Mrs Jane Burnham was born in 1785, in Kings Norton, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. She married William Burnham before 1816, in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

William Burnham
1787–
Mrs Jane Burnham
1785–
Marriage: before 1816
John Burnham
1817–
Jane Burnham
1822–

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(2)

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union
Age 16
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
Age 30
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823
Age 38
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places called Burnham. Those in Buckinghamshire (Burnham Beeches), Norfolk (various villages), and Essex (Burnham-on-Crouch) are named with Old English burna ‘stream’ + hām ‘homestead’. In the case of Burnham-on-Sea in Somerset, however, the second element is Old English hamm ‘water meadow’, while Burnham in Lincolnshire is named from brunnum, dative plural of Old Norse brunnr ‘spring’, originally used after a preposition, i.e. ‘(at) the springs’.

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

Possible Related Names

Burnam
Burnum

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