Ann Westwood

Rowley Regis, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ann

When Ann Westwood was born in 1798, in Rowley Regis, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Westwood, was 28 and her mother, Charlotte Adams, was 23. She married Horatio James on 20 April 1824, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons.

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Family Time Line

Horatio James
Ann Westwood
Marriage: 20 April 1824
John James
Ambrose James
Ineas James
Thomas James
William James
Edward James
Joseph James

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 April 1824Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 3
    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.
    Age 17
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    Age 32
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name habitational name for someone who lived ‘by the west wood’ (Middle English west + wode), or who came from any of numerous places called Westwood (from Old English west ‘west’ + wudu ‘wood’), such as those in Kent, Wiltshire, Warwickshire, or Worcestershire.History: William Westwood was one of the founders of Hartford, CT, in 1635 (coming from Cambridge, MA with Thomas Hooker).

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

    Sources (14)

    • Ann James, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Ann James in household of Horothio James, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Ann Westwood, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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