Maria Summers

about 1826–
Haroldston West, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Maria

When Maria Summers was born about 1826, in Haroldston West, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Summers, was 42 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
1784–1868
Elizabeth Hancock
1782–1859
Mary Thomas
1800–
James Summers
1820–1885
Elizabeth Summers
1822–1861
Eliza Summers
1826–1895
Maria Summers
1826–
Anne Thomas
1803–
Thomas Summers
1806–
William Summers
1808–
George Summers
1810–
John Summers
1813–1873
Thomas Summer
1814–
James Summers
1814–1815
David Summers
1816–1817
James Summers
1816–1817
Thomas Summer
1817–

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

English: variant of Summer , with post-medieval excrescent -s.English: occupational or topographic name for someone who lived or worked at the house of someone named Somer (see Summer ).Irish (Sligo): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Somacháin ‘descendant of Somachán’, a personal name meaning ‘soft, gentle, innocent’, due to confusion with samhradh ‘summer’.

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

Possible Related Names

Somers
Simmers
Sommers
Summer

Sources (3)

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

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