Sophia Pool

5 August 1783–
Lympsham, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sophia

When Sophia Pool was christened on 5 August 1783, in Lympsham, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Poole II, was 57 and her mother, Mary Hill, was 44.

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Family Time Line

John Poole II
1726–
Mary Hill
1739–
John Pool
1758–1758
Sarah Poole
1764–1820
Joan Pool
1759–
Jeremiah Poole
1762–1762
Hannah Pool
1765–
Thomas Pool
1768–
Sophia Pool
1783–
Maria Pool
1784–

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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

1 Southern English: topographic name for someone who lived near a pool or pond, Middle English pole (Old English pōl), or a habitational name from any of the places named with this word, as for example Poole in Dorset, South Pool in Devon, and Poole Keynes in Gloucestershire.2 English: from a medieval variant of the personal name Paul .3 Jewish (from the Netherlands) and Dutch: ethnic name for someone from Poland.

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

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  • Sophia Pool, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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