Ann Richard

Femaleabout 1752–

Brief Life History of Ann

When Ann Richard was born about 1752, in Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, David Richards, was 29 and her mother, Mary Roger, was 28. She married William Beynon on 1 January 1773, in Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

William Beynon
1748–
Ann Richard
1752–
Marriage: 1 January 1773
Harry Beynon
1773–
William Beynon
1776–
Jane Beynon
1779–
David Beynon
1785–1805
Mary Beynon
1787–1853

Sources (4)

  • Hanna in entry for Christopher Davies Beynon, "Wales, Carmarthenshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Ann Richard, "Wales, Carmarthenshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Ann Richard, "Wales, Carmarthenshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1773Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (4)

    1815

    Age 63

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

    1831 · Merthyr Uprising 

    Age 79

    Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.

    1843

    Age 91

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Armand, Emile, Jacques, Andre, Marcel, Pierre, Leonce, Normand, Camille, Lucien, Gilles, Henri.

    English, French, West Indian (mainly Haiti), German, and Dutch: from a personal name composed of the ancient Germanic elements rīc ‘power(ful)’ + hard ‘hardy, brave, strong’. The Middle English forms were Richard and Rikard, respectively Parisian Old French and Old Picard pronunciations of the ancient Germanic name. Middle English Rikard gives rise to the pet form Rick , whilst Richard has given the pet forms Richie and Rich . Both produced rhyming pet forms, Dick and Hick for Rikard and Hitch for Richard.

    History: The LA Richard families are mainly descended from Acadian refugees in the second half of the 18th century. — This surname is listed in the register of Huguenot ancestors recognized by the Huguenot Society of America.

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

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