Martha Wallis

1806–1849 (Age 43)
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, England

The Life of Martha

Martha Wallis was born in 1806, in Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, England. She married James Pickett on 25 December 1825, in Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, England. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. She died in 1849, in Hertfordshire, England, at the age of 43, and was buried in Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, England.

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Family Time Line

James Pickett
Martha Wallis
Marriage: 25 December 1825
Lydia Pickett
Sarah Pickett
Thomas Picket
Elizabeth Pickett
James Pickett
George Pickett
Charles Pickett
Ann Pickett
Mary Pickett
Ruth Pickett

Spouse and Children

25 December 1825
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, England


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World Events (6)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 2

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 9

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

Age 17

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: from Anglo-Norman French waleis ‘Welsh’ (from a Germanic cognate of Old English wealh ‘foreign’), hence an ethnic name for a Welsh speaker. Compare Scottish Wallace .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Pickott in household of James Pickott, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Martha Pickett, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Martha Wallis, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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