William Bone

Brief Life History of William

When William Bone was christened on 28 October 1792, in Hambledon, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Bone, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Sewett, was 28.

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John Bone
Sarah Sewett
Thomas Bone
Martha Bone
Richard Suett Bone
Ambrose Bone
William Bone
Henry Bone
Mary Ann Bone
Sarah Mersh Bone
Mary Ann Bone
Elizabeth Bone

Sources (4)

  • William Bone, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • William Bone, "England, Hampshire Parish Registers, 1538-1980"
  • William Bone, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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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.


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Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): nickname meaning ‘good’, from Middle English bon(e), boun, Old French bon ‘good’.

English: possibly a nickname from Middle English bone ‘bone, leg’ (Old English bān; compare Bain 3), used of someone with a bad leg or long legs.

English: variant of Boone 1.

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

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