John Gledhill

6 June 1747– (Age NaN)
Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Gledhill was born on 6 June 1747, in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Jeremiah Gledhill, was 27 and his mother, Martha Shaw, was 21.

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Family Time Line

Jeremiah Gledhill
1720–
Martha Shaw
1726–1811
Mary Gledhill
1741–1749
Hannah Gledhill
1741–1746
Anne Gledhill
1743–
Ely Gledhill
1744–
Hannah Gledhill
1744–1746
Betty Gledhill
1746–
John Gledhill
1747–
William Joseph Gledhill
1748–1803
Mattie Gledhill
1749–
Martha Gledhill
1750–
Joseph Gledhill
1751–1751
Jeremiah Gledhill
1752–
Joseph Gledhill
1753–
Susan Gledhill
1758–

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World Events (3)

1815

Age 68

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

Age 74

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

Age 76

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Gledhill, a place in West Yorkshire, named from Old English gleoda ‘kite’ + hyll ‘hill’.

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

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