Frances Lower

about 1785–
Denton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Frances

Frances Lower was born about 1785, in Denton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. She married John Sherwood on 23 October 1808, in Litlington, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Thorpe, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1841.

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Family Time Line

John Sherwood
1785–
Frances Lower
1785–
Marriage: 23 October 1808
Charles William Sherwood I
1808–1886
Henry Sherwood
1812–
Frances Lucy Sherwood
1813–1897
Felix Sherwood
1814–
Jane Sherwood
1810–1900
John Thomas Sherwood
1814–
Shadrach Sherwood
1818–1819
James Sherwood
1819–
Susannah Sherwood
1819–
Thomas Sherwood
1828–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 October 1808
Litlington, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
children

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World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 16

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

Age 30

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

Age 38

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin): occupational name denoting a servant who carried the ewer to guests at table so that they could wash their hands, Anglo-Norman French and Middle English ewerer (related to ewere ‘jug’), with the French definite article l’.2 Cornish: variant of Flower 4.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frances Sherwood in household of John Sherwood, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Frances in entry for Charles Sherwood, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
  • Frances Sherwood in entry for Henry Sherwood, "England, Surrey Parish Registers, 1536-1992"

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