Aquilla Hodgeson

1806–1830 (Age 24)
Holdsworth, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Aquilla

When Aquilla Hodgeson was born on 8 March 1806, in Holdsworth, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Hodgson, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Thomas, was 37. He married Mary Sutcliffe on 22 June 1828. He lived in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Ovenden, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 19 April 1830, at the age of 24.

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Aquilla Hodgeson
Mary Sutcliffe
Marriage: 22 June 1828

Spouse and Children


    Mary Sutcliffe


22 June 1828
of, Holdsworth, Ovenden, Halifax, Yrksr, Engl

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World Events (5)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 2

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 9

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 15

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

Name Meaning

English (northern): patronymic from Hodge .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Aquilla Hodgson, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Aquilla Hodgson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Aquila Hodgon, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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