George Davies

14 November 1784–
Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of George

When George Davies was born on 14 November 1784, in Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Timothy Davies, was 42 and his mother, Anne John, was 35.

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Family Time Line

Timothy Davies
1742–1800
Anne John
1749–1800
Griffith Davies
1773–
James Davies
1775–1846
Ann Davies
1778–
Timothy Davies
1781–
George Davies
1784–
William Albert Davies
1788–
Mary Davies
1790–1845

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World Events (3)

1815
Age 31
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823
Age 39
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 
Age 47
Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.

Name Meaning

(1997: 13668;2007: 25885; 2010: 33753)Welsh and English: variant of Davis , a patronymic equivalent to Welsh ap Dafydd ‘Dafydd's son’. The name is especially numerous in south Wales. This form of the name probably shows the influence of Davy , the common English form of the personal name David in the late medieval and early modern periods (see Davey ).

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

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