William Henry Berwick

1808–1891 (Age 83)
Kingskettle, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of William Henry

When William Henry Berwick was born on 1 October 1808, in Kingskettle, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, Andrew Berwick, was 43 and his mother, Agnes Hynd, was 38. He had at least 4 sons and 1 daughter with Lydia M. Morgan. He died on 25 September 1891, in Berea, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Woodvale Cemetery, Middleburg Heights, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Berwick
Lydia M. Morgan
Andrew Jackson Berwick
Thomas S. Berwick
Richard V. Berwick
Isabella Louisa Berwick
Theodore Morgan Berwick

Spouse & Children



  • Andrew Jackson Berwick


  • Thomas S. Berwick


  • Richard V. Berwick


  • Isabella Louisa Berwick


  • Male1851–1914Male

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World Events (8)


Age 4

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Age 7

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

Age 22

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: habitational name from Berwick-on-Tweed, on the Northumbrian coast at the mouth of the Tweed river, a border town that regularly changed hands between the Scots and the English.2 English: variant of Barwick .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Wm H Berwick, "United States Census, 1870"
  • William Berwick, "United States Census, 1850"
  • William Berwick, "United States Census, 1860"

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