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

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 April 1799
  • Children


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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

    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

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

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