William Davis

1784–1826 (Age 41)
Winterbourne Earls, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Davis was born on 4 May 1784, in Winterbourne Earls, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Davis, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Haytor, was 39. He died on 25 January 1826, in his hometown, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

John Davis
1742–1829
Elizabeth Haytor
1744–
William Davis
1763–1769
John Daves
1765–1842
Mary Davis
1767–1789
Benjamin I Davis
1769–1856
Elizabeth Daves
1771–1834
Sarah Davis
1772–1834
Ann Davis
1774–1779
William Daves
1776–1779
Sarah Davis
1777–1834
Jeremiah Daves
1779–
Jane Davis
1781–
William Davis
1784–1826

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World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 17

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 24

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 31

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

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

Possible Related Names

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

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