Thomas Odell

7 August 1799–
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Thomas

When Thomas Odell was born on 7 August 1799, in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Odell, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Rickett, was 24. He married Ann Twitchell on 8 June 1822, in St Albans St Michael, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Odell
1799–
Ann Twitchell
1802–
Marriage: 8 June 1822
Sarah Odell
1824–
James Odell
1826–1834
William Odel
1827–1827
Ann Odell
1831–1831
Ann Odell
1832–
James Odle
1834–1834
Jane Odell
1836–1869
Elizabeth Odell
1838–1838
Mary Anne Odell
1840–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 June 1822St Albans St Michael, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (5)

    World Events (8)

    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 2
    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
    Age 16
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1830
    Age 31
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English:1. habitational name from a place in Bedfordshire, also called Woodhill, from Old English wād ‘woad’ (a plant collected for the blue dye that could be obtained from it) + hyll ‘hill’. Compare Waddell . 2. ( O’Dell ) of the same origin as 1, but altered by folk etymology as if of Irish origin.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Odle
    Waddell

    Sources (12)

    • Thomas Odell, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Thomas Odell, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Marriage Record, and UK-GRO record of Thomas Odell and wife, Ann Twitchell

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