George Trowbridge

1724–1802 (Age 78)
Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Trowbridge was born on 3 January 1724, in Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Trowbridge, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Hardyman, was 27. He married Mary Mullen in October 1743, in Donhead St Andrew, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1802, in Berwick St John, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78, and was buried in Berwick St John, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

George Trowbridge
1724–1802
Mary Mullen
1725–
Marriage: October 1743
George Trowbridge
1744–
William Trowbridge
1756–
Betty Trowbridge
1746–
George Trowbridge
1749–
Jesse Trowbridge
1752–1826

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
October 1743
Donhead St Andrew, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas Trowbridge

    Male1695–1757Male

  • Elizabeth Hardyman

    Female1697–1742Female

siblings

(15)

  • Sarah Trowbridge

    Female1714–Female

  • Thomas Trowbridge

    Male1720–1810Male

  • Daniel Trowbridge

    Male1723–Male

  • Male1724–1802Male

  • Thomas Trowbridge

    Male1725–Male

+10 More Children

World Events (1)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 77

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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trowbridge in Wiltshire, named from Old English trēow ‘tree’ + brycg ‘bridge’; the name probably referred to a felled trunk serving as a rough-and-ready bridge.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George Trowbridge in entry for George Trowbridge, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • George Trobridge in entry for Betthia Trobridge, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • George Trowbridge in entry for Thomas Trowbridge, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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