Judith Trumper

Brief Life History of Judith

When Judith Trumper was christened in June 1686, in Eardisland, Herefordshire, England, her father, Walter Trumper, was 39 and her mother, Judith Williams, was 39.

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Walter Trumper
Judith Williams
Mary Trumper
Thomas Trumper
Elnora Trumper
Walter Trumper
Anna Trumper
Judith Trumper
Judith Trumper

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  • Judith Trumper, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

World Events (3)

1688 · Glorious Revolution

The Glorious Revolution brought the downfall of Catholic King James II and the reign of his Protestant daughter Mary and her Dutch husband, William III of Orange.

1720 · South Sea Bubble

The South Sea Bubble Bill was passed by the House of Lords in 1720. This allowed the South Sea company to monopolize trade with South America. The company underwrote the English National Debt which promised 5% interest from the government. As shares rose exponentially, many companies were created and many fortunes were made. The stocks crashed and many people lost their money which caused them to become destitute overnight and suicide was common. Robert Walpole took charge of the South Sea Bubble Financial Crisis by dividing the national debt between the Bank of England, the Treasury, and the Sinking Fund.

1752 · Gregorian Calendar is Adopted

Gregorian calendar was adopted in England in 1752. That year, Wednesday, September 2, 1752, was followed by Thursday, September 14th, 1752, which caused the country to skip ahead eleven days.

Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): occupational name for a trumpeter, from Middle English trompo(u)r, tromper(e), trumpo(u)r, trumper(e) ‘trumpeter, horn player’ (Old French trompeor, trompour, trumpeur). Compare Trump .

German (Trümper): variant of Trump ‘drummer’.

North German (Trümper): occupational name from Middle Low German trumper ‘trumpet player, lute player’.

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

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