Rachel Pearce

2 November 1779–7 January 1851 (Age 71)
Newbury, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Rachel

When Rachel Pearce was born on 2 November 1779, in Newbury, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Pearce, was 31 and her mother, Rachael Siddel, was 39. She married John Job Jay on 10 April 1798, in Newbury, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 7 January 1851, in Speenhamland, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Peter Sargent
1780–1858
Rachel Pearce
1779–1851
Marriage: 17 July 1803
Rachel Sargent
1803–1886
James Sargent
1804–1881
Joseph Sargent
1806–1836
Mary Ann Sargent
1808–1809
Mary Ann Sargent
1810–1877
Eliza Sargent
1812–1880
John Sargent
1814–1852
Mariah Sargent
1815–1818
David Sargent
1817–1818
Charlotte Sargent
1819–1909
Benjamin Sargent
1822–1912
Jane Sargent
1823–1824

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 July 1803
Newbury, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Male1776–1784Male

    Rachel Percy

    Female1777–Female

    Peter Pearce

    Male1779–1809Male

    Female1779–1851Female

    John Parsey or Pearse

    Male1781–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 22

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 36

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 44

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Welsh, English, and Irish: variant spelling of Pierce .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rachel Sargent in household of Peter Sargent, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Rachel Sargent in entry for Jane Sargent, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"
  • Rachel Sargent in entry for Joseph Sargent, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"

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