Joseph Nash

1730–Male (Age NaN)
Peebles-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph

Joseph Nash was born in 1730, in Peebles-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom. He married Jean Law in 1750, in Peebles-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died in his hometown.

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Joseph Nash
1730–
Jean Law
1731–
Ann Mash
1754–1831

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Ann Mash

    Female1754–1831Female

World Events (3)

1802 · John Playfair publishes summary of James Hutton's theories of geology.

Age 72

In 1802, John Playfair published the Illustrations of the Huttonian Theory of the Earth. His influence was by James Hutton’s knowledge of the earth’s geology.
1815

Age 85

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 93

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by an ash tree, a variant of Ash by misdivision of Middle English atten ash ‘at the ash’, or a habitational name from any of the many places in England and Wales named Nash, from this phrase, as for example Nash in Buckinghamshire, Herefordshire, or Shropshire. The name was established from an early date in Wales and Ireland.2 Jewish: of unknown origin, possibly an Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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