Martha Twining

6 February 1774–
Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Martha

When Martha Twining was christened on 6 February 1774, in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Twyning, was 31 and her mother, Mary Waite, was 32.

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Family Time Line

Robert Twyning
1742–1785
Mary Waite
1741–1786
Mary Twining
1765–1845
Charles Twining
1773–
Ann Twining
1778–1784
William John Twining
1767–
John Twining
1767–
Thomas Twining
1770–
Robert Twining
1773–
Martha Twining
1774–
Betty Twining
1775–
Charles Twining
1776–
Thomas Twining
1783–
William Twinning
1785–

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World Events (3)

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.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Twyning in Gloucestershire, which was originally named with Old English betwēonan ‘between’ + ēam, dative of ēa ‘river’, with the ending later being assimilated to -ingas ‘inhabitants’, ‘people’.

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

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