David Twigg

1748–3 January 1825 (Age 77)
Roch, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of David

When David Twigg was born in 1748, in Roch, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Mr. Twigg, was 25 and his mother, Martha Howell, was 22. He married Martha John on 21 December 1776, in Robeston West, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 3 January 1825, in his hometown, at the age of 77, and was buried in Roch, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

David Twigg
Martha John
Marriage: 21 December 1776
Thomas Twigg
Elizabeth Twigg
Mary Twigg
William Twigg

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 December 1776Robeston West, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (2)

    Age 67
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    Age 75
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    Name Meaning

    English (Midlands): nickname for a thin person, from Middle Englishtwigge ‘twig, shoot’. Since the word occurs only late in theOld English period and was initially confined to northern dialects, itmay be a borrowing from Old Norse.

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

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    Sources (5)

    • David Twigg, "Wales, Pembrokeshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
    • David Twigg, "Find A Grave Index"
    • David Twigg, "Wales, Pembrokeshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"

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