Joseph Berrisford

30 August 1747–
Ashover, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Berrisford was christened on 30 August 1747, in Ashover, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Berrisford, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Booth, was 28. He married Elizabeth Slack on 9 August 1768, in Ashover, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Berrisford
1747–
Elizabeth Slack
1744–1777
Marriage: 9 August 1768
John Berrisford
1763–
Mary Berrisford
1769–1789
William Berrisford
1771–
Godfrey Berrisford
1773–
Ann Berrisford
1775–1812
Joseph Berrisford
1775–
George Berrisford
1777–
John Berrisford
1780–
Thomas Berrisford
1786–1789
Hannah Berrisford
1789–1789
Elizabeth Berrisford
1791–
Thomas Berrisford
1793–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 August 1768
Ashover, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(12)

    John Berrisford

    Male1763–Male

    Mary Berrisford

    Female1769–1789Female

    William Berrisford

    Male1771–Male

    Godfrey Berrisford

    Male1773–Male

    Ann Berrisford

    Female1775–1812Female

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

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

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

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Beresford .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Berrisford in entry for Eliz, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Joseph Berrisford in entry for John Berrisford, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Joseph Berisford in entry for Joseph Berisford, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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