Frances Pickering

1789–1864 (Age 75)
East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Frances

When Frances Pickering was born on 21 February 1789, in East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Pickering, was 46 and her mother, Ann Ward, was 43. She married Thomas Francis Garrett in 1807, in East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 3 April 1864, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Frances Pickering
1789–1864
Thomas Francis Garrett
1787–1860
Marriage: 1807
Elizabeth Garrett
1808–
Matilda Garrett
1813–1816
Sussanna Garrett
1817–
George Garrett
1818–
Charles Garrett
1821–
Eliza Garrett
1822–
Elisa Garrett
1823–
Thomas Garrett
1826–1882
Esther Emma Garrett
1832–
William Pickering Garrett
1834–1885

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1807
East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(10)

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Parents & Siblings

  • George Pickering

    Male1743–1807Male

  • Ann Ward

    Female1745–1826Female

siblings

(11)

  • Mary Pickering

    Female1767–1848Female

  • Ann Pickering

    Female1769–1841Female

  • George Ward Pickering

    Male1770–1849Male

  • Elizabeth Pickering

    Female1773–1774Female

  • John Pickering

    Male1774–1851Male

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 12

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.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 19

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Pickering in North Yorkshire, named with an Old English tribal name, Piceringas. However, Ekwall suggests that this was earlier Pīcōringas ‘people on the ridge of the pointed hill’ ( see Orr 3 and Pike 1).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Frances Garrett in household of Thomas Garrett, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Frances Pickering, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • Frances Garrett in entry for Esther Emma Garrett, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"

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