Betty Druce

Female19 January 1777–

Brief Life History of Betty

When Betty Druce was christened on 19 January 1777, in Thorncombe, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Druce, was 24 and her mother, Elizabeth Philips, was 23.

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Family Time Line

George Druce
1752–1795
Elizabeth Philips
1755–
Betty Druce
1777–
Ann Druce
1778–
Hannah Druce
1779–
Mary Druce
1783–
George Druce
1785–
Sarah Druce
1786–1786
Sarah Druce
1787–
Phoebe Druce
1789–
Edith Druce
1792–

Sources (1)

  • Betty Druce, "England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-1936"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (9)

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World Events (3)

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.

1815

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

1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Drewes , a surname of French origin.

Possibly an altered form of Dutch and German Drewes .

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

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