John Rossington

1784–1849 (Age 65)
Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Rossington was born in 1784, in Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Rossington, was 30 and his mother, Barbara Marr, was 32. He married Ursilla Foreman on 1 May 1803, in Sutton St James, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died in 1849, in Holbeach, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

John Rossington
1784–1849
Ursilla Foreman
1781–
Marriage: 1 May 1803
Ann Rossington
1804–1836
John Rossington
1820–
Sarah Rossington
1805–1888
Catharine Rossington
1807–
Mary Rossington
1809–
William Rossington
1812–
John Rossington
1821–1896
Harriet Rossington
1822–1829
Thomas Rossington
1824–1824

Spouse and Children

    Male1784–1849Male

    Ursilla Foreman

    Female1781–Female

MARRIAGE
1 May 1803
Sutton St James, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(9)

    Female1804–1836Female

    Sarah Rossington

    Female1805–1888Female

    Female1807–Female

    Mary Rossington

    Female1809–Female

    William Rossington

    Male1812–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1754–1849Male

    Barbara Marr

    Female1752–1787Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 17

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 24

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 31

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Ropington in entry for John Ropington and Hannah Andrew, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • John Rossington in entry for John Rossington and Hannah Andrew, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • John Rossington in entry for Sarah Rossington, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"

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