William Leedom

Sherborne, Dorset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Leedom was born in 1705, in Sherborne, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard John Leedom, was 30 and his mother, Hannah Pease, was 30. He married Sarah Phipps in January 1739, in Abington Township, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons.

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William Leedom
Sarah Phipps
Marriage: January 1739
Richard Leedom
William Leedom
Thomas Leedom

Spouse and Children

January 1739
Abington Township, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States


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World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 96

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 110

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 of Latham .

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

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