Thomas Keyworth

6 June 1775–
Hoveringham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Keyworth was born on 6 June 1775, in Hoveringham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Keyworth, was 43 and his mother, Mary Kitchin, was 41.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Keyworth
1732–
Mary Kitchin
1734–1813
Hannah Keyworth
1756–1757
Ann Keyworth
1756–
William Keyworth
1757–1810
John Keyworth
1759–
Anne Keyworth
1762–
Hannah Keyworth
1765–
Mary Keyworth
1770–
Thomas Keyworth
1775–

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Keyworth

    Male1732–Male

    Mary Kitchin

    Female1734–1813Female

siblings

(8)

    Hannah Keyworth

    Female1756–1757Female

    Ann Keyworth

    Female1756–Female

    Male1757–1810Male

    John Keyworth

    Male1759–Male

    Anne Keyworth

    Female1762–Female

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World Events (8)

1787 · English Convicts Sail to Australia

Age 12

The first fleet of convicts sailed from England to Australia on May 13, 1787. By 1868, over 150,000 felons had been exiled to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, and Western Australia.
1789 · The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano

Age 14

"Former slave Olaudah Equiano settled in London and published his autobiography titled ""The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano."" Equiano learned to read and write and converted to Christianity. His autobiography is one of the oldest published works by an African-American writer."
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 33

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Nottinghamshire, recorded as Caworde in Domesday Book; the first element is thought to be from a personal name, the second from Old English worð ‘enclosure’.

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

Sources (1)

  • Thomas, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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