Hester Cogman

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

The Life Summary 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
1769–1857
Hester Cogman
1770–1833
Marriage: 18 April 1799
Mary Anne Nurse
1799–1802
Amy Nurse
1801–
John Nurse
1803–1804

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 April 1799
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    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.
    1815
    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

    English: occupational name from Middle English cogge ‘small ship, cock boat’ (Old French cogue) + man, denoting someone who built or, more probably, sailed cogs; compare Cogger .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Cogger

    Sources (3)

    • Hester Cogman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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