George Tate

27 April 1800–1 August 1868 (Age 68)
Blacktoft, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Tate was born on 27 April 1800, in Blacktoft, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Tate, was 40 and his mother, Mary Coats, was 33. He married Ann Thompson on 1 December 1823, in Howden, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Great Grimsby St Mary and St James, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 1 August 1868, in Kingston upon Hull St Mary, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

George Tate
Ann Thompson
Marriage: 1 December 1823
Mary Ann Tate
John Tate
Sarah Tate
Thomas Tate
William Tate

Spouse and Children

1 December 1823
Howden, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 1

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.

Age 15

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 21

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: from the Old English personal name Tāta, possibly a short form of various compound names with the obscure first element tāt, or else a nursery formation. This surname is common and widespread in Britain; the chief area of concentration is northeastern England, followed by northern Ireland.

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

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Story Highlight

1876 letter from Ann Johnson Tate to her stepson, John Tate and his wife, Ann Seetree Tate

George Tate Ann (Nancy) Thompson, his first wife Ann Johnson, his second wife George Tate and Ann (Nancy) Thompson were married in 1823. Their first child was a daughter Mary. Their second child w …

Sources (3)

  • 1851 Census of George Tate and Ann, in Great Grimsby, Lincolnshire
  • George Tate in entry for George Ralph Tate, "England, Hampshire Parish Registers, 1538-1980"
  • George Tate in entry for Henry Tate, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"

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