George Richardson

1780–
Tickenhall, Derbys., Eng.

The Life of George

When George Richardson was christened on 27 August 1780, in Ticknall, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Richardson, was 25 and his mother, Elizabeth Barrow, was 24.

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Family Time Line

John Richardson
1755–
Elizabeth Barrow
1756–1823
Martha Richardson
1779–1779
George Richardson
1780–
Thomas Richardson
1782–
John Richardson
1784–
Betty Barrow Richardson
1785–1850
Richard Richardson
1787–
Joseph Richardson
1789–

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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

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

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.
1815

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

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Richard . This has undoubtedly also assimilated like-sounding cognates from other languages, such as Swedish Richardsson.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • George Richardson, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • George Richardson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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