Rachel Brixey

5 April 1776–
Silton, Dorset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Rachel

When Rachel Brixey was christened on 5 April 1776, in Silton, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Francis Brixey, was 41 and her mother, Sarah Sturgess, was 33.

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Family Time Line

Francis Brixey
1735–1793
Sarah Sturgess
1743–
Francis Brixey
1763–
Henry Brixey
1772–
Robert Brixey
1765–
Thomas Brixey
1767–
Betty Brixey
1768–
Mary Brixey
1771–
Alice Brixey
1774–
Rachel Brixey
1776–
Sarah Brixey
1777–1846

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

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

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: from an Old English personal name composed of the elements beorht, briht ‘bright’ + sige ‘victory’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Rachel Brixey, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Rachel Brixey, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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