Thomas GIDGE

Brief Life History of Thomas

Thomas GIDGE was christened on 29 January 1711, in Cheriton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of James Gidge and Mary Foster. He died on 5 June 1714, in his hometown, at the age of 3, and was buried in Cheriton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

James Gidge
1675–1735
Mary Foster
–1795
Mary Gidge
1705–1710
Elizabeth Gidge
1707–
James GIDGE
1709–1714
Thomas GIDGE
1711–1714
Mary Gidge
1714–1770
Ann GIDGE
1716–
Sarah Gidge
1718–1805
Joan Gidge
1721–1772
Eleanor GIDGE
1724–
James Gidge
1726–1789

Sources (5)

  • Thomas Gudg, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Thos Ridge, "England, Hampshire Parish Registers, 1538-1980"
  • Thomas Gudge, "England, Hampshire Parish Registers, 1538-1980"

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Name Meaning

English:

topographic name for someone who lived on or by a ridge, Middle English rigge (Old English hrycg) ‘ridge’, or a habitational name from any of the minor places so named. It is synonymous with West Midlands Rudge and northern Rigg . The surname is also fairly common in Ireland, in County Galway, having been taken to Connacht in the early 17th century. The name is sometimes Gaelicized as Mac Iomaire; iomaire being modern Irish for ‘ridge’. Compare Attridge .

sometimes perhaps a variant of Rich with voicing of the formerly medial consonant.

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

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