James Hadfield

1798–1884 (Age 86)
Hayfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Hadfield was born about 1798, in Hayfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Hadfield, was 21 and his mother, Sarah Rawlinson, was 20. He married Betty Arnfield on 31 March 1823, in Glossop, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 11 daughters. He lived in Glossop, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Whitfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died about September 1884, in Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

James Hadfield
1798–1884
Betty Arnfield
1792–
Marriage: 31 March 1823
Ann Hadfield
1816–
John Hadfield
1826–
Noah Hadfield
1845–1917
Jacob Hadfield
1939–1911
Sarah Hadfield
1817–1817
Sarah Ann Hadfield
1821–
Elisabeth Hadfield
1822–1894
Mary Hatfield
1824–1825
Ann Hadfield
1825–
Jane Hadfield
1826–
Ann Hadfield
1826–1901
Sarah Hadfield
1827–
Betty Hadfield
1828–
James Hadfield
1829–
Wright Hadfield
1830–
Silas Hadfield
1835–1854
Mary Hadfield
1844–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1798–1884Male

  • Betty Arnfield

    Female1792–Female

MARRIAGE
31 March 1823
Glossop, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(17)

  • Ann Hadfield

    Female1816–Female

  • Sarah Hadfield

    Female1817–1817Female

  • Sarah Ann Hadfield

    Female1821–Female

  • Mary Hatfield

    Female1824–1825Female

  • Elisabeth Hadfield

    Female1822–1894Female

+12 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 3

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

Age 17

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 25

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Derbyshire, named from Old English hǣð ‘heathland’, ‘heather’ + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’.

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

Sources (3)

  • James Hadfield, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • James Hadfield, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • James Hadfield in entry for Mary, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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