Nancy Newton

22 February 1746–
Middleton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Nancy

When Nancy Newton was born on 22 February 1746, in Middleton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard Newton, was 24 and her mother, Hannah Crossland, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Richard Newton
1721–1767
Hannah Crossland
1715–1792
Mary NEWTON
1739–1751
Thomas Newton
–1747
William Newton
1740–1740
Joseph Newton
1741–1743
John Newton
1743–1743
Richard Newton
1744–
Elizabeth Newton
1745–
Nancy Newton
1746–
Sarah Newton
1749–1758
Richard Newton
1750–1797
Richard Newton
1751–1763
Betty NEWTON
1753–
Polly Mary Newton
1754–1830
Mary Polly Newton
1754–1754
John Newton
1757–1823
Sarah Newton
1758–1758

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 55

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.
1815

Age 69

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

Age 75

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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the many places so named, from Old English nēowe ‘new’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’. According to Ekwall, this is the commonest English place name. For this reason, the surname has a highly fragmented origin.

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

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  • Nancy Newton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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