Ann Matthews

22 September 1764–19 July 1846
Penselwood, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ann

When Ann Matthews was christened on 22 September 1764, in Penselwood, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Edward Matthews, was 20 and her mother, Martha Penny, was 20. She was buried in Penselwood, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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Edward Matthews
Martha Penny
Ann Matthews
Richard Mathews
Thomas Peter Matthews
Richard Matthews
Sarah Matthews
Thomas Matthews
Shukey Matthews
John Matthews
Patty Matthews
Charles Mathews
George Matthews
George Matthews
William Matthews
Wm Matthews
Emma Matthews

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World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

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

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.

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

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Matthew . In North America, this form has assimilated numerous vernacular derivatives in other languages of Latin Mat(t)hias and Matthaeus.2 Irish (Ulster and County Louth): used as an Americanized form of McMahon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ann in entry for Thomas Maidment, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ann in entry for James Maidment, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • England, Parish Registers, Christenings (Matthews, Ann - 1765)

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