Hester Cogman

8 August 1770–27 August 1833 (Age 63)
Caistor, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Hester

When Hester Cogman was born on 8 August 1770, in Caistor, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Cogman, was 38 and her mother, Hester Sheen, was 34. She married John Nurse on 18 April 1799. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 27 August 1833, in Caister, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

John Nurse
Hester Cogman
Marriage: 18 April 1799
Mary Anne Nurse
Amy Nurse
John Nurse

Spouse and Children

18 April 1799
Caister Saint Edmund,Norfolk,England


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World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 31

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 38

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.

Age 45

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

Name Meaning

1 Irish and English: variant of Coleman 1–4.2 Americanized spelling of German Kohlmann or Kollmann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Hester Cogman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Hester Cogman in entry for Mary Anne Nurse, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Hesther in entry for John Nurse, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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