William Waters

about 1730–
Sithney, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

William Waters was born about 1730, in Sithney, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. He married Mary Pryor on 27 July 1755. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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William Waters
1730–
Mary Pryor
1734–
Marriage: 27 July 1755
Christian Waters
1756–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 July 1755
children

(1)

World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 71

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 85

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 93

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from an altered form of the personal name Walter .2 English: variant of Water 2.3 Irish: when not the English surname, an Anglicized form of various Gaelic names taken to be derived from uisce ‘water’ ( see for example Haskin , Hiskey , Tydings ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Wm. Waters, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • William Waters, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Wm. Waters in entry for Christian Waters, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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