David James Wiseman

Male16 September 1809–3 July 1875

Brief Life History of David James

When David James Wiseman was born on 16 September 1809, in Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Wiseman, was 36 and his mother, Mary Fox, was 32. He married Ann Bagley on 25 December 1830, in Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Stepney, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Mile End New Town All Saints, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1871. He died on 3 July 1875, in Whitechapel, London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 65, and was buried in Barnham Broom, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom.

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David James Wiseman
Ann Bagley
Marriage: 25 December 1830
David James Wiseman
Ann Wiseman
Amelia Wiseman
James Wiseman

Sources (15)

  • David Wiseman, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • David James Wiseman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • David James Wiseman, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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  • Marriage
    25 December 1830Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (7)


    Age 6

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


    Age 14

    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.


    Age 21

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname from Middle English wise ‘wise, discreet’ (see Wise 1) + man, also wise-man ‘wise, thoughtful, rational, skilled, or intelligent person, a cunning man’ (Old English wīs + mann). The name may also have been used ironically.

    Americanized form of German Weismann .

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

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