Joseph Berrisford

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

The Life Summary 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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Joseph Berrisford
Elizabeth Slack
Marriage: 9 August 1768
John Berrisford
Mary Berrisford
William Berrisford
Godfrey Berrisford
Ann Berrisford
Joseph Berrisford
George Berrisford
John Berrisford
Thomas Berrisford
Hannah Berrisford
Elizabeth Berrisford
Thomas Berrisford

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 August 1768Ashover, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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

    Name Meaning

    English: see Beresford .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (31)

    • Joseph Berrisford in entry for Hannah Berrisford, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Joseph Berrisford, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
    • Joseph Berrisford in entry for John Berrisford, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

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