Mary Harbor

1750–
Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Harbor was born in 1750, in Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Harbor, was 23 and her mother, Abigail Bennett, was 21. She married Ambrose Sparrow on 24 January 1768, in Suffolk, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Ambrose Sparrow
1746–
Mary Harbor
1750–
Marriage: 24 January 1768
Ambrose Sparrow
1769–1856
Mary Sparrow
1772–
Jane Sparrow
1776–1783
Sarah Sparrow
1776–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 January 1768
Suffolk, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

    Male1769–1856Male

    Mary Sparrow

    Female1772–Female

    Jane Sparrow

    Female1776–1783Female

    Sarah Sparrow

    Female1776–Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Harbor

    Male1727–1794Male

    Female1729–1770Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 51

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 58

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 65

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

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Harbour .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary in entry for Sarah Sparrow, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Ambrose Sparrow, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Harbor, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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