Maria Summers

26 November 1826–
Haroldston West, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Maria

When Maria Summers was born on 26 November 1826, in Haroldston West, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Summers, was 52 and her mother, Elizabeth Hancock, was 44. She lived in Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1841.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Summers
1774–1868
Elizabeth Hancock
1782–1859
Mary Summers
1800–
Anne Summers
1803–
Thomas Summers
1806–
George Summers
1807–
John Summers
1811–1873
Thomas Summer
1814–
James Summers
1814–1815
George Summers
1814–
David Summers
1816–1817
James Summers
1816–1817
Thomas Summer
1817–
James Summers
1820–1885
Elizabeth Summers
1822–1874
Eliza Summers
1826–
Maria Summers
1826–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1830

Age 4

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

Age 5

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.
1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867

Age 41

The Great Reform Act of 1867 gave males the right to vote. This also helped to form the Welsh Liberal Party. It was the second of three reforms that would take place.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Summer 1.2 Irish (Sligo): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Somacháin ‘descendant of Somachán’, a nickname meaning ‘gentle’, ‘innocent’.3 Americanized form of some likesounding Ashkenazic Jewish name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mariah Summers in household of Thomas Summers, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Maria Summers, "Wales, Pembrokeshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Maria Summers, "Wales Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907"

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