Ralph Dell

1575–1646 (Age 71)
Waltham Abbey, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ralph

When Ralph Dell was born in 1575, in Waltham Abbey, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Dell, was -6 and his mother, Mrs. John Dell, was -10. He married Mrs Ralph Dell about 1640, in Waltham Abbey, Essex, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son. In 1628, at the age of 53, his occupation is listed as assessor to the king's subsidies. He died in 1646, in Stratford Bow St Mary, Middlesex, England, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Ralph Dell
1575–1646
Mrs Ralph Dell
1615–
Marriage: about 1640
John Dell
1644–1680

Spouse and Children

    Male1575–1646Male

    Mrs Ralph Dell

    Female1615–Female

MARRIAGE
about 1640
Waltham Abbey, Essex, England
children

(1)

    John Dell

    Male1644–1680Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Dell

    Male1581–Male

    Mrs. John Dell

    Female1585–Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1575–1646Male

    Ralph Dell

    Male1607–1607Male

    John Dell

    Male1614–Male

World Events (6)

1585 · The First English Colony is Established in America

Age 10

England established its first colony in North America in 1585 as a way to generate additional wealth. The colony was named Virginia, after the virgin Queen Elizabeth I.
1587 · Elizabeth I Signs Death Warrant for Mary, Queen of Scots

Age 12

Elizabeth I signed the death warrant for Mary, Queen of Scots, on February 1, 1587, as she was found guilty of plotting to assasinate Elizabeth. Mary, Queen of Scots, was beheaded at Fotheringhay Castle in England on February 8, 1587.
1600 · The Honourable East India Company

Age 25

The Honourable East India Company, a British joint-stock company, was established in 1600 for trade in the Indian Ocean region. At its height, the British East India Company had a private army which was twice the size of the British Army, ruled large sections of India, and revenues in the millions.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived in a small valley, from Middle English, Old English dell ‘dell’, ‘valley’, or a habitational name from any of several minor places named Dell, from this word, for example in Buckinghamshire, Essex, and Sussex.2 German: from Low German delle ‘dell’, ‘depression’ (Middle High German telle ‘gorge’).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Par Reg of Waltham Holy Cross Essex England

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