Charles Ayton

1758–1827 (Age 69)
Wymondham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Charles

When Charles Ayton was born in 1758, his father, John Ayton, was 31 and his mother, Elizabeth Page, was 22. He married Alice Baker on 30 September 1797, in Norwich, Norfolk, England. He died in 1827, in Hingham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 69, and was buried in Hingham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Charles Ayton
Alice Baker
Marriage: 30 September 1797

Spouse & Children

30 September 1797
Norwich, Norfolk, England

Parents & Siblings



+9 More Children

World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 43

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.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 50

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

Age 57

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Axton in Kent, named from the Old English personal name Acca + Old English stān ‘stone’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Charles Wyton, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Mr Chas Ayton in entry for Mrs Alice Ayton, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"
  • Charles Ayton, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account
Create a free account to view more about your family.
Share this with your family and friends.