Lydia Deans

21 December 1722–
North Bradley, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Lydia

When Lydia Deans was christened on 21 December 1722, in North Bradley, Wiltshire, England, her father, David Deans, was 26 and her mother, Ann Deacon, was 24.

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David Deans
Ann Deacon
Lydia Deans
Rachel Deans
Ruth Deans

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World Events (3)

1752 · Gregorian Calendar is Adopted

Gregorian calendar was adopted in England in 1752. That year, Wednesday, September 2, 1752, was followed by Thursday, September 14th, 1752, which caused the country to skip ahead eleven days.
1754 · Seven Years' War

The Seven Years' War began as a North American conflict then stretched between England and France. England, along with allies, battled France in America, India, and Europe, making it arguably the first global war. The conflict ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris in 1763 and England was victorious. The Seven Years' war ultimately led to discontent in the colonies and the American Revolution.
1770 · Boston Tea Party

Thousands of British troops were sent to Boston to enforce Britain's tax laws. Taxes were repealed on all imports to the American Colonies except tea. Americans, disguised as Native Americans, dumped chests of tea imported by the East India Company into the Boston Harbor in protest. This escalated tensions between the American Colonies and the British government.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic meaning ‘son (or servant) of the dean’ ( see Dean ).

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

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  • Lydia Deans, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Lydia Deans, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Lydia Deans, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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