William Cryer

about 1843–
Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Cryer was born about 1843, in Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Cryer, was 23 and his mother, Jane Emily Rose, was 20.

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William Cryer
1820–
Jane Emily Rose
1823–1841
William Cryer
1843–
John James Cryer
1845–
Mary Ann Cryer
1846–
Charles William Cryer
1848–
Rueben Cryer
1849–
Rosetta Cryer
1852–
Jane Cryer
1859–
Ebenezer Cryer
1864–

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World Events (3)

1843

Age 0

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 11

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1884

Age 41

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a town crier, one whose job was to make public announcements in a loud voice, from Middle English, Old French criere (a derivative of Old French crier ‘to cry aloud’, Latin quiritare).2 Americanized spelling of German Kreyer or the Swiss variant Kreier.

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

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