Katherine Dean

Whalley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Katherine

When Katherine Dean was born in 1701, in Whalley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Dean, was 36 and her mother, Millisante Ingham, was 41. She married John Ramsbottam on 3 June 1723, in Whalley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

John Ramsbottam
Katherine Dean
Marriage: 3 June 1723
Mary Ramsbottam
James Ramsbottam
Thomas Ramsbottam

Spouse and Children

3 June 1723
Whalley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 100

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.

Age 114

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

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name from Middle English dene ‘valley’ (Old English denu), or a habitational name from any of several places in various parts of England named Dean, Deane, or Deen from this word. In Scotland this is a habitational name from Den in Aberdeenshire or Dean in Ayrshire.2 English: occupational name for the servant of a dean or nickname for someone thought to resemble a dean. A dean was an ecclesiastical official who was the head of a chapter of canons in a cathedral. The Middle English word deen is a borrowing of Old French d(e)ien, from Latin decanus (originally a leader of ten men, from decem ‘ten’), and thus is a cognate of Deacon .3 Irish: variant of Deane .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Katherine Deane, "England, Lancashire, Parish Registers 1538-1910"
  • Catherina Dean, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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