Mrs. William Nash

about 1789–about 1849 (Age 60)
Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of William

Mrs. William Nash was born about 1789, in Wales, United Kingdom. She married William Nash about 1805, in Wales, United Kingdom. She died about 1849, at the age of 60.

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William Nash
1786–1880
Mrs. William Nash
1789–1849
Marriage: about 1805

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MARRIAGE
about 1805
Wales, United Kingdom

World Events (3)

1815

Age 26

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

Age 34

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

Age 42

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

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by an ash tree, a variant of Ash by misdivision of Middle English atten ash ‘at the ash’, or a habitational name from any of the many places in England and Wales named Nash, from this phrase, as for example Nash in Buckinghamshire, Herefordshire, or Shropshire. The name was established from an early date in Wales and Ireland.2 Jewish: of unknown origin, possibly an Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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