Alice Bonney

1788–
Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alice

When Alice Bonney was born in 1788, in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Bonney, was 27 and her mother, Jenney Bickerstaffe, was 24. She married John Dewhurst in 1815, in Bispham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Skipton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

John Dewhurst
Alice Bonney
1788–
Jane Dewhurst
1816–
Ellen Dewhurst
1821–
Jane Dewhurst
1822–
James Dewhurst
1822–
Alice Dewhurst
1825–
Helen Dewhurst
1825–
William Dewhurst
1825–
Thomas Dewhirst
1827–
James Dewhurst
1829–

Spouse and Children

    John Dewhurst

    MaleMale

    Female1788–Female

children

(9)

    Jane Dewhurst

    Female1816–Female

    Ellen Dewhurst

    Female1821–Female

    Jane Dewhurst

    Female1822–Female

    James Dewhurst

    Male1822–Male

    Alice Dewhurst

    Female1825–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 13

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

Age 27

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 33

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly Lancashire): nickname for a handsome person, especially a large or well-built one, from northern dialect bonnie ‘fine’, ‘beautiful’ (still in common use in northern England and Scotland).2 French: eastern variant of Bonnet 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Allice Dewhurst in household of John Dewhurst, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Alice Dewhurst in household of John Dewhurst, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Alice Dewhurst in household of John Dewhurst, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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