William Twining

Male24 September 1797–

Brief Life History of William

When William Twining was christened on 24 September 1797, in Pitchcombe, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Twining, was 21 and his mother, Mary, was 23. He married Elizabeth Mills on 10 April 1819, in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1841.

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William Twining
Elizabeth Mills
Marriage: 10 April 1819
Isaiah Twinning
Charles Twining
Mariann Twining
James Twining
Hester Ann Twining
Hannah Twining
Emma Maria Twining
William Twining

Sources (9)

  • William Twining, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Willm Twining, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • William Twining, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 April 1819Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (8)

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    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Twyning in Gloucestershire, which was originally named with Old English betwēonan ‘between’ + ēam, dative of ēa ‘river’, with the ending later being assimilated to -ingas ‘inhabitants, people’.

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

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