John Williamson

12 February 1845–8 November 1876 (Age 31)
Hyde, Cheshire, England

The Life of John

When John Williamson was born on 12 February 1845, in Hyde, Cheshire, England, his father, Joseph Williamson, was 27 and his mother, Hannah Marsden, was 25. He married Amy Nield in January 1865, in Hyde, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Castle Hall, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1865. He died on 8 November 1876, in Hyde, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 31, and was buried in Hyde, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Williamson
Amy Nield
Marriage: January 1865
James Williamson
Mary Williamson
Eliza Williamson
James Williamson
Sarah Williamson
Hannah Williamson

Spouse and Children

January 1865
Hyde, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (1)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 9

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

Northern English, Scottish, and northern Irish: patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Williamson in household of Joseph Williamson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John Williamson in household of Joseph Williamson, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • John Williamson, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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