Benjamin Salkield

about 1776–
Tickhill, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Salkield was born about 1776, in Tickhill, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Salkield, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann, was 35. He married Hannah Littlewood on 25 January 1807, in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Salkield
1776–
Hannah Littlewood
1786–
Marriage: 25 January 1807
Cooling Fairclott Salkield
1809–
Mary Littlewood Salkield
1811–
Jane Charlotte Salkield
1817–
Susannah Salkield
1822–
Elizabeth Salkield
1823–
Hannah Salkield
1824–
Ellen Salkield
1826–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 January 1807
Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

    Cooling Fairclott Salkield

    Male1809–Male

    Mary Littlewood Salkield

    Female1811–Female

    Jane Charlotte Salkield

    Female1817–Female

    Susannah Salkield

    Female1822–Female

    Elizabeth Salkield

    Female1823–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 25

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 39

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 45

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

Name Meaning

English (Cumbria): habitational name from Salkeld in Cumbria, from Old English salh ‘willow’, ‘sallow’ + hylte ‘wood’. This surname has been present (though never common) in Ireland for centuries.

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

Sources (3)

  • Benjamin Salkeld, "England, Yorkshire Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1613-1887"
  • Benjamin Salkeld, "England, Yorkshire Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1613-1887"
  • Benj'N Salkield in entry for Ellen Salkield, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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