William Moon

17 August 1790–
Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

William Moon was born on 17 August 1790, in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. He married Susannah Peacock on 11 March 1816, in Whorlton, Yorkshire, England. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Clifton with Norwood, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Family Time Line

William Moon
Susannah Peacock
Marriage: 11 March 1816
Christiana Moon
Maria Moon
William Moon
James Moon

Spouse and Children


    Susannah Peacock


11 March 1816
Whorlton, Yorkshire, England


    Christiana Moon


    Maria Moon


    William Moon


    James Moon


World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 11

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 25

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 31

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

Name Meaning

Mona, the moon

Sources (3)

  • William Moon, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • William Moon, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • William Moon, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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