Miriam Cowsley

Femaleabout 1781–

Brief Life History of Miriam

Miriam Cowsley was born about 1781, in Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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    World Events (3)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 20

    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 34

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


    Age 42

    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    Name Meaning

    English: possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place. Compare Tousley and Towslee .

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

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