Rachel Pitman

9 June 1736–
Mere, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Rachel

When Rachel Pitman was christened on 9 June 1736, in Mere, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Pitman, was 30 and her mother, Grace Pitman, was 26. She had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter.

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William Pitman
Grace Pitman
Rachel Pitman
Edith or Iddy Pitman
Richard Pitman
William Pitman
Sophia Pitman
Patty Pitman

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

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.

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

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly southwestern): variant of Pitt , with the addition of man.2 German (Pitmann): variant of Pittmann ( see Pittman ).3 Dutch: variant of Putman 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rachel Pitman in entry for Jane Pitman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Rachel Pitman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Rachel Pitman in entry for John, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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