William Wedlock

about 1791–January 1873 (Age 82)
Devizes, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

William Wedlock was born about 1791, in Devizes, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. He married Hannah about 1810, in Bedminster, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He died in January 1873, in Bedminster, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

William Wedlock
1791–1873
Hannah
1791–1861
Marriage: about 1810
John Wedlock
1811–
James Wedlock
1820–
Shadrack Wedlock
1822–
Susanna Wedlock
1824–1873
Louisa Wedlock
1830–
Sarah Ann Wedlock
1833–1892

Spouse and Children

    Male1791–1873Male

    Hannah

    Female1791–1861Female

MARRIAGE
about 1810
Bedminster, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    John Wedlock

    Male1811–Male

    James Wedlock

    Male1820–Male

    Shadrack Wedlock

    Male1822–Male

    Susanna Wedlock

    Female1824–1873Female

    Louisa Wedlock

    Female1830–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 10

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.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 17

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

Variant of Irish and English Woodlock .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Wedlock, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • William Wedlock in entry for Samuel Gadd and Susan Wedlock, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • William Whitlocke in entry for Shadrack Whitlocke, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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