David Brearley

7 February 1714–
Rochdale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of David

When David Brearley was christened on 7 February 1714, in Rochdale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Brearley, was 37 and his mother, Ellen Clegg, was 34.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Brearley
1677–
Ellen Clegg
1680–1744
John Brearley
1704–
James Brearley
1708–
James Brearley
1708–
Alice Brearley
1711–
Alice Brearley
1712–
David Brearley
1713–
David Brearley
1714–
Elizabeth Bearley
1716–
Samuel Brearley
1719–
Samuel Brearley
1721–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1815

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

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): variant spelling of Brierley .

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

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Sources (1)

  • David Brearley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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