Margaret Williams

about 1780–
Penallt, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Margaret

When Margaret Williams was born about 1780, in Penallt, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, James Williams, was 27 and her mother, Mary Barker, was 26. She died in her hometown, and was buried in Penallt, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

James Williams
1753–1840
Mary Barker
1754–1799
Ann Williams
1773–1773
Margaret Williams
1780–
Philip Williams
1799–
James Williams
1785–1873

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World Events (3)

1815

Age 35

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

Age 43

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

Age 51

Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.

Name Meaning

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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