Elizabeth Bamford

11 July 1743–
Rochdale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Bamford was born on 11 July 1743, in Rochdale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Bamford, was 23 and her mother, Lidia Dearden, was 24.

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Family Time Line

James Bamford
1720–
Lidia Dearden
1719–
Elizabeth Bamford
1743–
John Bamford
1747–
Frances Bamford
1761–1793
Sarah Bamford
–1756
Mary Bamford
1744–
James Bamford
1749–
Lidia Bamford
1755–
Sarah Bamford
1758–

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World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 58

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 72

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

Age 82

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places (the two main ones being in Derbyshire and Lancashire) named with Old English bēam ‘tree’, ‘beam’ + ford ‘ford’, i.e. a ford beside a plank bridge for those who wished to keep their feet dry.

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

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  • Elizabeth Bamford, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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