Hugh Atherstone

1772–1844
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Hugh

When Hugh Atherstone was christened on 29 March 1772, in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Hugh Atherstone, was 29 and his mother, Ann Green, was 24. He married Mary Watson on 27 December 1790, in Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Brewhouse Yard, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. He died in 1844, in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Hugh Atherstone
1772–1844
Mary Watson
1762–1798
Marriage: 27 December 1790
Emma Atherstone
1792–1793
Mary Atherstone
1794–1838

Spouse & Children

  • Male1772–1844Male

  • Mary Watson

    Female1762–1798Female

MARRIAGE
27 December 1790
Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

  • Emma Atherstone

    Female1792–1793Female

  • Mary Atherstone

    Female1794–1838Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1743–1819Male

  • Ann Green

    Female1748–Female

siblings

(13)

  • Mary Atherstone

    Female1769–1825Female

  • Ann Atherstone

    Female1769–Female

  • Male1772–1844Male

  • Thomas Atherstone

    Male1774–Male

  • Samuel Atherstone

    Male1777–Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1775 · The Shot Heard Around the World

"On April 18, 1775, a shot known as the ""shot heard around the world"" was fired between American colonists and British troops in Lexington, Massachusetts. This began the American War for Independence. Fifteen months later, Thomas Jefferson penned the Declaration of Independence. The Treaty of Paris was signed in September 1783 which ended the war. The colonies were no longer under British rule. Many who fought for the British fled to Canada, the West Indies, and some to England."
1787 · English Convicts Sail to Australia

The first fleet of convicts sailed from England to Australia on May 13, 1787. By 1868, over 150,000 felons had been exiled to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, and Western Australia.
1801 · The Act of Union

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Hugh Atherstone, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Hugh Atherstone, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Hugh Atherstone, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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