James Memory

1804–6 November 1888 (Age 84)
Marksbury, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Memory was born in 1804, in Marksbury, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Memory, was 29 and his mother, Hannah Baker, was 35. He married Martha Evans on 5 April 1835, in Timsbury, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Timsbury, Somerset, England, United Kingdom for about 40 years. He died on 6 November 1888, in Camerton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

James Memory
1804–1888
Martha Evans
1815–1876
Marriage: 5 April 1835
James Memory
1836–1925
Hester Memory
1837–1918
Martha A. Memory
1838–
Louisa Memory
1840–1919
Isaac Evans Memory
1842–1909
Sarah Memory
1843–1849
Sarah Memory
1844–1892
Samuel Memory
1846–1871
Elijah Memory
1848–1923
John Memory
1850–1851
Anna Memory
1853–1943
Emma Memory
1854–
Caroline Elizabeth Memory
1856–1884
Mary Memory
1859–
Harry Memory
1863–1920

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 April 1835
Timsbury, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
children

(15)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    George Memory

    Male1800–1884Male

    Female1802–1839Female

    Male1804–1888Male

    Susanna Memory

    Female1805–Female

    Charles Memory

    Male1807–1881Male

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 4

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 11

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Age 26

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Altered form of English Mowbray , altered by folk etymology to resemble the English vocabulary word memory.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Memory, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • James Memory, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • James Memory, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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