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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James Williams
Mary Barker
Ann Williams
Margaret Williams
Philip Williams
James Williams

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World Events (3)


Age 35

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

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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