Joseph Wilkinson

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Wilkinson was born on 10 January 1804, in Clayton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Wilkinson, was 26 and his mother, Nancy Howarth, was 26. He married Azubah Bairstow on 11 September 1825, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Bradford St James, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Clayton with Frickley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died in 1843, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 39, and was buried in Clayton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Joseph Wilkinson
1804–1843
Azubah Bairstow
1804–1834
Marriage: 11 September 1825
Mary Wilkinson
1826–
Hephzebah Wilkinson
1828–
Ellis Wilkinson
1830–
Jane Wilkinson
1831–

Sources (17)

  • Joseph Wilkinson, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Joseph Wilkinson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Joseph Wilkinson, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

World Events (6)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

1815

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

1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic (‘son of Wilkin’) from Wilkin . Compare Wilkerson .

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

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