William Angell

Male27 October 1560–30 October 1629

Brief Life History of William

When William Angell was born on 27 October 1560, in Peakirk, Northamptonshire, England, his father, Sir Thomas John Angell Senior, was 40 and his mother, Lady Anne Morden Harby, was 40. He married Joan Povey on 27 November 1584, in London, Middlesex, England. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. He died on 30 October 1629, in St Mary Aldermary with St Thomas the Apostle, London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 69, and was buried in London, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

William Angell
Joan Povey
Marriage: 27 November 1584
James Henry Angell
Anne Angell
Elizabeth Angell
Joyce Angell
Rudolph Angell
John Angell
Catherine Angell
James Henry Angell
Ellen Angell
Mary Angell
Robert Angell
Elizabeth Angell
Bridget Angel
Martha Angell

Sources (42)

  • William Angell in entry for Catherine Angell, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • William Angell, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Legacy NFS Source: William Angell - death:

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 November 1584London, Middlesex, England
  • Children (14)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (6)

    1569 · State Lottery

    Age 9

    A State Lottery was recorded in 1569. The tickets were sold at St. Paul's Cathedral in London.

    1571 · The Royal Exchange is Organized

    Age 11

    The Royal Exchange was organized in January 1571 by Sir Thomas Gresham. Gresham is known as the father of English banking.

    1585 · The First English Colony is Established in America

    Age 25

    England established its first colony in North America in 1585 as a way to generate additional wealth. The colony was named Virginia, after the virgin Queen Elizabeth I.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Angel .

    Norwegian (of German origin): habitational name from the placename Angeln in Schleswig-Holstein in Germany. The surname is known in Norway from the 17th century.

    American shortened and altered form of Greek Angelis or of any other derivative of the personal name Angelos (see Angelos ). Compare Angel .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Story Highlight

    William Angell Bio from Find A Grave

    Birth: 1560, England Death: Oct. 10, 1629 London, England William Angell Esq. was born in Peakirk, Northamptonshire as the eldest of the six sons of Thomas Angell and Anne Hardy. Moving to London, …

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