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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Family Time Line

Edward Matthews
1744–1819
Martha Penny
1744–1827
Ann Matthews
1764–1846
Richard Mathews
–1794
Thomas Peter Matthews
Richard Matthews
1767–1853
Sarah Matthews
1769–
Thomas Matthews
1772–
Shukey Matthews
1774–1854
John Matthews
1777–
Patty Matthews
1779–
Charles Mathews
1782–1871
George Matthews
1783–
George Matthews
1783–
William Matthews
1786–
Wm Matthews
1786–
Emma Matthews
1790–

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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.
1815

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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