James Berry

1733–May 1782 (Age 49)
Newchurch in Pendle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Berry was born in 1733, in Newchurch in Pendle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Andrew Berry, was 25 and his mother, Mrs Ann Berry, was 23. He married Alice Shaw on 22 July 1758, in Newchurch in Pendle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He died in May 1782, in his hometown, at the age of 49.

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Family Time Line

James Berry
1733–1782
Alice Shaw
1734–1794
Marriage: 22 July 1758
Philip Berry
1759–
Sarah Berry
1780–
John Berry
1782–1860
Henry Webster Berry
1768–1840
Alice Berry
1771–1815
James Berry
1773–1829
Richard Berry
1776–
Richard Berry
1776–
Philip Berry
1778–1817
Mary Berry
1778–1812

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 July 1758
Newchurch in Pendle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
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Name Meaning

1 Irish (Galway and Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara or Ó Beargha ( see Barry 1).2 Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Barrie .3 English: habitational name from any of several places named with Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified manor house’, ‘stronghold’, such as Berry in Devon or Bury in Cambridgeshire, Greater Manchester, Suffolk, and West Sussex.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • James Berry in entry for Mary Berry, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • James Berry, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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