Ellen Moorhouse

Brief Life History of Ellen

When Ellen Moorhouse was born in 1768, in Threshfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Moorhouse, was 26 and her mother, Anne Paley, was 26. She married John Riley on 1 April 1799, in Linton in Craven, Yorkshire, England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

John Riley
1768–
Ellen Moorhouse
1768–
Marriage: 1 April 1799
John Riley
1800–
Edward Riley
1804–
William Riley
1806–1812
Ann Riley
1809–1812

Sources (7)

  • Elianer Moorhouse, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ellen Moorhouse, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • Ellen Moorhouse, "England, Yorkshire, Parish Registers, 1538-2016"

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World Events (6)

1815

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

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.

1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): variant of Morehouse .

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

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