Elizabeth Pope

from 1777 to 1781–16 March 1847
Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Pope was born from 1777 to 1781, in Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Pope, was 39 and her mother, Mary Meade, was 37. She married John Barnard on 19 May 1807, in Swell, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She was buried in Stoke St Gregory, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Barnard
1779–1834
Elizabeth Pope
1777–1847
Marriage: 19 May 1807
John Barnett
1809–1855
Roda Barnard
1818–1819
Charles Barnard
1813–
Eliza Barnard
1813–
Ann Barnard
1816–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 May 1807
Swell, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    Male1809–1855Male

    Charles Barnard

    Male1813–Male

    Eliza Barnard

    Female1813–Female

    Ann Barnard

    Female1816–Female

    Female1818–1819Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Mary Pope

    Female1770–Female

    Elizabeth Pope

    Female1772–1775Female

    William Pope

    Male1775–Male

    Female1777–1847Female

    Ann Pope

    Female1781–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 24

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

Age 31

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

Age 38

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

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname from Middle English pope (derived via Old English from Late Latin papa ‘bishop’, ‘pope’, from Greek pappas ‘father’, in origin a nursery word.) In the early Christian Church, the Latin term was at first used as a title of respect for male clergy of every rank, but in the Western Church it gradually came to be restricted to bishops, and then only to the bishop of Rome; in the Eastern Church it continued to be used of all priests ( see Popov , Papas ). The nickname would have been used for a vain or pompous man, or for someone who had played the part of the pope in a pageant or play. The surname is also present in Ireland and Scotland.2 North German: variant of Poppe .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Barnard in household of Eliza Barnard, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Elizabeth Barnard in the 1841 England Census
  • Elizabeth Barnard in the 1841 England Census

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