Lewis William

18 December 1737–
Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Lewis

When Lewis William was born on 18 December 1737, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Lewis William, was 32 and his mother, Anne Harry, was 29. He married Anne Harry on 29 November 1777, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Lewis William
1737–
Anne Harry
1743–
Marriage: 29 November 1777
Elizabeth William
1778–
Mary Anne William
1780–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 November 1777
Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (4)

1815

Age 78

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

Age 86

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1830

Age 93

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

German: From the Old German name Wilhelm or Willihelm, which comes from "weil-helm," protector of rest, defender of tranquility, or from "vil-helm," strong protector. Nicknames are Will, Willy, Bill, Billy. Mailliw, which is found as a female name, is said to be William spelled backwards. Gwilym, Gwyllim, Gwyllym are Welsh forms of the name. Uilleam is the Gaelic form of William. Gulielma is a female name derived from Gulielmus, the Latin form of William. Elma is a female name abbreviated from Gulielma, a feminine formed from Gulielmus, from the root of William. Wilhelmina is a female name derived from the German name Wilhelmine, from Wilhelm, from which comes William. Mina is a female name abbreviated from Wilhelmina, or from the English form Williamina. Minella is a diminutive of Mina. Williamina is a female name corrupted from the name Wilhelmina, or formed from William. Wilmett is a diminutive formed from William. Willmet, Willement, Wilmont, Wilmot, and Wilmenta are female names derived from Wilmet. Uilemhin and Utlemhin are Gaelic forms of Wilhelmina.

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  • Lewis William, "Wales, Glamorganshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Lewis William, "Wales, Glamorganshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Lewis William, "Wales, Glamorgan Parish Registers, 1558-1900"

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