John Bradshaw

14 December 1795–27 August 1865 (Age 69)
Cossall, Nottinghamshire, England

The Life Summary of John

When John Bradshaw was born on 14 December 1795, in Cossall, Nottinghamshire, England, his father, John Bradshaw, was 29 and his mother, Olinda Haseldine, was 26. He married Ann White on 27 August 1817, in Heanor, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Wrenthorpe, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 27 August 1865, in Virgin, Washington, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Virgin Cemetery, Virgin, Washington, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Bradshaw
Ann White
Marriage: 27 August 1817
Mary Ann Bradshaw
Catherine Bradshaw
John White Bradshaw
George Bradshaw
Samuel Bradshaw
Richard George Bradshaw
Edward Bradshaw

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 August 1817Heanor, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 5
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 6
    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.
    Age 20
    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 any of the three places called Bradshaw in Lancashire, Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, from Old English brād ‘broad’ + sceaga ‘thicket’.

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

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    Name: John Pratt Kennedy Bird Birth Date: 24 Aug 1827 Birth Place: Burdette, Hector Twp, Tompkins, New York Parents: Charles and Mary Ann Kennedy Bird Death Date: 09 Mar 1886 Death Place: Me …

    Sources (48)

    • John Bradshaw, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Jno Bradshaw, "United States Census, 1860"
    • John Bradshaw in entry for Ellen Bradshaw, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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