Mary Sison

22 January 1730–
Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Sison was christened on 22 January 1730, in Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Sison, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Howett, was 29.

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John Sison
Elizabeth Howett
William Sison
Elizabeth Sison
Anne Sison
Mary Sison

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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.

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

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 Filipino: from Tagalog sison ‘fourth grandson’.2 Spanish (Sisón): derogatory nickname from sisón ‘cheat’, ‘petty swindler’.3 Spanish (Sisón): alternatively perhaps a nickname from the homonym sisón meaning ‘sandpiper’. This is also found as a Sephardic Jewish surname.

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

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  • Mary Sison, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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