Hugh Atherstone

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
Mary Watson
Marriage: 27 December 1790
Emma Atherstone
Mary Atherstone

Spouse & Children

  • Male1772–1844Male

  • Mary Watson


27 December 1790
Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom


  • Emma Atherstone


  • Mary Atherstone


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1743–1819Male

  • Ann Green




  • Mary Atherstone


  • Ann Atherstone


  • Male1772–1844Male

  • Thomas Atherstone


  • Samuel Atherstone


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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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