William Parry

18 August 1849–24 December 1869 (Age 20)
Llandaff, Glamorgan, Wales

The Life Summary of William

When William Parry was born on 18 August 1849, in Llandaff, Glamorgan, Wales, his father, William Parry, was 38 and his mother, Mary Ann Thomas, was 29. He lived in Wenvoe, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1861 and Frodesley, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died on 24 December 1869, at the age of 20.

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William Parry
Mary Ann Thomas
Mary Ann Parry
Thomas Parry
Harriett Parry
William Parry
Eliza Parry
Sarah Parry
Charlotte Parry

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World Events (6)

1850 · Coal Fields in South Wales Developed
Age 1
Like the iron and copper mines, the coal fields in South Wales were very important to the industrial revolution. Many of those that worked in the coal mines were part of the Merthyr uprising.
1854 · The Crimean War
Age 5
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
Age 14
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of the patronymic ap Harry ‘son of Harry’ (see Harry , Harris ). The name is widespread in both England and Wales.

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

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Thomas PARRY: Born 16 Sep 1845, Twyn yr Odyn, Glamorgan, Wales 17 Nov 1933, Malad City, Oneida, Idaho, USA Father of William LEWIS PARRY (born out of wedlock)(1) Husband of Sarah Hannah COLTON BIOGR …

Sources (5)

  • William Phillips in household of Mary Ann Phillips, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • William Parry in household of William Parry, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • England, Birth Certificates, William Parry, 1849

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