Elizabeth Garland

24 October 1798–6 January 1816 (Age 17)
Wombwell, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Garland was born on 24 October 1798, in Wombwell, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Garland, was 23 and her mother, Sarah White, was 21. She died on 6 January 1816, at the age of 17.

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Family Time Line

John Garland
1775–1807
Sarah White
1777–1853
Sarah Garland
1795–
John Garland
1797–1856
Elizabeth Garland
1798–1816
Mary Garland
1799–1868
Sarah Garland
1801–1878
Sophia Garland
1803–1845
Thomas Garland
1804–
James Garland
1806–
Ann Garland
1808–

Parents and Siblings

    John Garland

    Male1775–1807Male

    Sarah White

    Female1777–1853Female

siblings

(9)

    Sarah Garland

    Female1795–Female

    John Garland

    Male1797–1856Male

    Female1798–1816Female

    Female1799–1868Female

    Sarah Garland

    Female1801–1878Female

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 3

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

Age 10

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

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

English:1. metonymic occupational name for a maker of garlands or chaplets, perhaps also a habitational name from a house sign. The word is first attested in the 14th century, from Old French, and appears to be of Germanic origin. 2. habitational name from a minor place, such as Garland in Chulmleigh, Devon, named from Old English gāra ‘triangular piece of land’ ( see Gore ) + land ‘cultivated land’, ‘estate’.

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

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  • Elizabeth Garland, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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