Daniel Ford

1797–
Uley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Ford was born in 1797, his father, Daniel Ford, was 44 and his mother, Jane French, was 34.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Ford
1753–1834
Jane French
1763–
Jane Ford
1785–1786
Daniel Ford
1787–1789
Dorothy Ford
1787–1863
Abraham Ford
1798–1803
Daniel Ford
1790–1795
Eleanor Ford
1793–
Charles Ford
1794–1886
Daniel Ford
1797–
Elizabeth Ford
1799–

Parents and Siblings

    Daniel Ford

    Male1753–1834Male

    Jane French

    Female1763–Female

siblings

(9)

    Jane Ford

    Female1785–1786Female

    Male1787–1789Male

    Dorothy Ford

    Female1787–1863Female

    Male1790–1795Male

    Eleanor Ford

    Female1793–Female

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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 4

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

Age 18

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Age 33

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived near a ford, Middle English, Old English ford, or a habitational name from one of the many places named with this word, such as Ford in Northumberland, Shropshire, and West Sussex, or Forde in Dorset.2 Irish: Anglicized form (quasi-translation) of various Gaelic names, for example Mac Giolla na Naomh ‘son of Gilla na Naomh ’ (a personal name meaning ‘servant of the saints’), Mac Conshámha ‘son of Conshnámha ’ (a personal name composed of the elements con ‘dog’ + snámh ‘to swim’), in all of which the final syllable was wrongly thought to be áth ‘ford’, and Ó Fuar(th)áin ( see Foran ).3 Jewish: Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Daniel Ford, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"
  • Daniel Ford, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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