William Spanswick

1738–1 September 1825
Lambourn, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Spanswick was born in 1738, in Lambourn, Berkshire, England, his father, Jonathon Spanswick, was 32 and his mother, Jane Withers, was 34. He married Ann Hulcup on 27 September 1762, in Lambourn, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He was buried in Lambourn, Berkshire, England.

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William Spanswick
Ann Hulcup
Marriage: 27 September 1762
John Spanswick
William Spanswick
Jane Spanswick
Thomas Spanswick
Jonathan Spanswick
Richard Spanswick
Hannah Spanswick
Mary Spanswick
George Spanswick
Hannah Spanswick

Spouse and Children

27 September 1762
Lambourn, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom


    John Spanswick


    William Spanswick


    Thomas Spanswick


    Jonathan Spanswick



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World Events (6)

1752 · Gregorian Calendar is Adopted

Age 14

Gregorian calendar was adopted in England in 1752. That year, Wednesday, September 2, 1752, was followed by Thursday, September 14th, 1752, which caused the country to skip ahead eleven days.
1754 · Seven Years' War

Age 16

The Seven Years' War began as a North American conflict then stretched between England and France. England, along with allies, battled France in America, India, and Europe, making it arguably the first global war. The conflict ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris in 1763 and England was victorious. The Seven Years' war ultimately led to discontent in the colonies and the American Revolution.
1770 · Boston Tea Party

Age 32

Thousands of British troops were sent to Boston to enforce Britain's tax laws. Taxes were repealed on all imports to the American Colonies except tea. Americans, disguised as Native Americans, dumped chests of tea imported by the East India Company into the Boston Harbor in protest. This escalated tensions between the American Colonies and the British government.

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Sources (3)

  • Wm Roberts in entry for Unknown, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"
  • William Spanswick, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • William Spanswick in entry for Hannah Spanswick, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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