Thomas Organ

Brief Life History of Thomas

Thomas Organ was born in 1796, in Cowley, Gloucestershire, England as the son of Mary Organ. He married Jane Blackwell in 1819. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Cranham, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1861.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Organ
1796–
Jane Blackwell
1800–1844
Marriage: 1819
George Blackwell
1820–

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  • Thomas Organ, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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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.

1815

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

1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (West and southwestern England): from the Middle English male or female personal name Organ(e), possibly derived from 2.

English: metonymic occupational name for a player or maker of a wind or stringed musical instrument, from Middle English (Old French) organ (from Late Latin organum ‘device, (musical) instrument’, Greek organon ‘tool’, from ergein ‘to work or do’), in particular the portable organ.

Irish (Waterford, Clare): from Ó hArgáin, see Horgan .

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

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