George Hanson

MaleFebruary 1808–1883

Brief Life History of George

When George Hanson was born in February 1808, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Hanson, was 22 and his mother, Elizabeth Bytheway, was 18. He married Rose Hannah Davis on 7 December 1826, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Middleton, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and St George's Church, Edgbaston, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. He died in 1883, in England, United Kingdom, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

George Hanson
Rose Hannah Davis
Marriage: 7 December 1826
Sarah Hanson
George Davis Hanson
Jane Hanson
William Davis Hanson
Christopher Hanson
Elizabeth Hanson
Charles Hanson

Sources (20)

  • George Hanson, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • George Hanson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • George Hanson, "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, Marriage, 1535-1963"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 December 1826Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (6)


    Age 7

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


    Age 15

    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.


    Age 22

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): from the Middle English personal name Hann or Hand + son; see Hand 5.

    Irish: variant of Hampson .

    Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Hansson .

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

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