James Ayton

1782–
Wymondham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Ayton was born in 1782, his father, John Ayton, was 55 and his mother, Elizabeth Page, was 46. He married Lucy Page on 23 March 1803, in Wymondham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

James Ayton
1782–
Lucy Page
1782–
Marriage: 23 March 1803
William Page Ayton
1805–1805
Lucy Ayton
1807–
John Ayton
1808–
James Ayton
1811–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1782–Male

  • Lucy Page

    Female1782–Female

MARRIAGE
23 March 1803
Wymondham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

  • William Page Ayton

    Male1805–1805Male

  • Lucy Ayton

    Female1807–Female

  • John Ayton

    Male1808–Male

  • James Ayton

    Male1811–Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 19

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.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 26

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 33

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Axton in Kent, named from the Old English personal name Acca + Old English stān ‘stone’.

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

Sources (3)

  • James Ayton in entry for William Ayton, "England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941"
  • James Ayton in entry for William Page Ayton, "England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941"
  • James Ayteen in entry for James Ayteen, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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