Mary Packwood

17 May 1772–
Houghton, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Packwood was christened on 17 May 1772, in Houghton, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Edward Packwood, was 43 and her mother, Mary Bedford, was 39. She married John Spink on 26 October 1789.

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John Spink
Mary Packwood
Marriage: 26 October 1789

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  • Marriage
    26 October 1789
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    World Events (7)

    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: habitational name from a place in Warwickshire, so named from the Old English personal name Paca + wudu ‘wood’.

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

    Sources (5)

    • Mary Packwood, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Mary Packwood in entry for John Spink, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
    • Mary Packwood in entry for John Spink, "England, Huntingdonshire Parish Registers"

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