Thomas Howard

Alvechurch, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Howard was born in 1797, in Alvechurch, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Howard, was 30 and his mother, Anna or Hannah Gough, was 30. He married Sarah Pickering on 11 May 1828, in Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Birmingham, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Aston, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Thomas Howard
Sarah Pickering
Marriage: 11 May 1828

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11 May 1828
Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

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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.

Age 18

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

Age 33

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Norman personal name Huard, Heward, composed of the Germanic elements hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.2 English: from the Anglo-Scandinavian personal name Hāward, composed of the Old Norse elements ‘high’ + varðr ‘guardian’, ‘warden’.3 English: variant of Ewart 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Howard, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Thomas Howard, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Thomas Howard, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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