Betsey Hammond

11 March 1839–1868 (Age 28)
Linstead Parva, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Betsey

When Betsey Hammond was born on 11 March 1839, in Linstead Parva, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, Daniel Hammond, was 52 and her mother, Elizabeth Balls, was 37. She had at least 1 son. She lived in Bramfield, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died in 1868, in Blything, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 29, and was buried in Linstead Parva, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Hammond
1786–1871
Elizabeth Balls
1802–1870
John Balls
1824–1902
William Hammond
1827–1910
Lionel Hammond
1828–
Robert Hammond
1831–1915
Lydia Hammond
1834–1876
James Hammond
1836–1903
Betsey Hammond
1839–1868
Lucy Hammond
1842–1881

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (2)

1843

Age 4

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 15

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): from a personal name, Hamo(n), which is generally from a continental Germanic name Haimo, a short form of various compound names beginning with haim ‘home’, although it could also be from the Old Norse personal name Hámundr, composed of the elements hár ‘high’ + mund ‘protection’. As an Irish name it is generally an importation from England, but has also been used to represent Hamill 3 and, more rarely, McCammon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Betsy Hammond in household of Samuel S Higham, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Betsy Hammant in household of Daniel Hammant, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Elizabeth Hammond in household of Daniel Hammond, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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