Edith Newport

29 May 1757–
Nunney, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edith

When Edith Newport was christened on 29 May 1757, in Nunney, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Newport, was 34 and her mother, Hannah Perfect, was 27. She married William Yeoman on 4 January 1784, in Nunney, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

William Yeoman
1753–
Edith Newport
1757–
Marriage: 4 January 1784

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 January 1784
Nunney, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

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.
1815

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

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Southern English: habitational name from any of several places so called, from Old English nēowe ‘new’ + port ‘market town’ ( see Port 2).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Edith Newport, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Edith Newport, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Edith Newport, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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