Samuel Harrison

12 April 1812–
Darfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Harrison was christened on 12 April 1812, in Darfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Harrison, was 42 and his mother, Eleanor Hardy, was 42.

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Family Time Line

Richard Harrison
1770–1832
Eleanor Hardy
1770–1861
Samuel Harrison
1792–
Richard Harrison
1796–
Mary Harrison
1794–
Samuel Harrison
1794–
Nancy Ann Harrison
1798–1862
Mary Harrison
1799–1862
Elizabeth Harrison
1803–
Richard Harrison
1807–
Samuel Harrison
1812–
Charles Harrison
1814–1837

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World Events (3)

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.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Harry .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Samuel Harrison, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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