about 1766– Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom
The Life of Philip
When Philip Thomas was born about 1766, in Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas, was 24 and his mother, ?, was 21. He married Elizabeth Prosser on 22 May 1799, in Lugwardine, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom.
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.
Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
Hebrew: According to some authorities, the name of the apostle is derived from a Syriac word of Hebrew origin, "tham," meaning to doubt, because of his doubting, and they say he was on that account called in Greek a word meaning of 2 hearts. But the Hebrew "tham" is a twin, and the Greek name Didymus has the same meaning. Tammy, Tammie, Thomasia, Thomasina, Thomassine, Thomazine, Tamasine, Tamsen, Tamzin, Tamzine, and Tamzzin are female names from Thomas. Tomas and Tamhus are Gaelic forms. Tubby is a Cornish form of Thomas. Tamlane and Tam are Scottish forms. Tom is abbreviated from Thomas and is sometimes found as a female name. Toume is an Anglo-Norman form of Thomas.
Possible Related Names
Mr Philip Thomas in entry for Elizabeth, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"
1799 Philip Thomas, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
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