Reuben Togwell

1831–28 January 1897 (Age 66)
Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Reuben

When Reuben Togwell was born in 1831, in Steeple Ashton, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Togwell, was 32 and his mother, Mary Ann Berrett, was 31. He married Sarah Amy Cass in 1859, in Orsett, Essex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Woolwich, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Plumstead, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1891. He died on 28 January 1897, in Woolwich, London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Reuben Togwell
Sarah Amy Cass
Marriage: 1859
George Joseph Togwell
Sarah Ann Togwell
Mary A Togwell
Alice Emma Togwell
Reuben John Togwell

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1859Orsett, Essex, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1831 · Old London Bridge Opens
    Age 0
    "The popular childhood rhyme ""London Bridge is Falling Down"" refers to the infamous overpass above the Thames River. By the 19th century the bridge had started to fall apart."
    Age 12
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 
    Age 21
    George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 

    Name Meaning

    English: perhaps a variant of Toghill .

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Reuben Fogwell, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
    • Reuben Fogwell, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Reuben Togwell, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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