Flower Waite

19 November 1772–
Winscombe, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Flower

When Flower Waite was christened on 19 November 1772, in Winscombe, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Sam Or Samuel Waight Ot Wait, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Merryman, was 28.

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Family Time Line

Sam Or Samuel Waight Ot Wait
1740–
Elizabeth Merryman
1744–
Mary Waite
1766–
Sarah Waite
1768–
Samuel Waite
1770–
Flower Waite
1772–
Ann Or Nancy Waite
1774–1813
Edward Wait
1776–
Hannah Wait
1778–
Hannah Wait
1780–

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World Events (3)

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

English: occupational name for a watchman, Anglo-Norman French waite (of Germanic origin; compare Wachter ), or from the same word in its original abstract/collective sense, ‘the watch’. There may also have been some late confusion with White .

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

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