Mary Gledhill

12 August 1807–
Stones, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Gledhill was born on 12 August 1807, her father, Daniel Gledhill, was 32 and her mother, Hannah Whiteley, was 23. She had at least 1 son and 3 daughters with James Gledhill.

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Family Time Line

James Gledhill
1816–
Mary Gledhill
1807–
Ely Gledhill
1844–
Mary Ann Gledhill
1847–
Elizabeth Gledhill
1848–
Caroline Gledhill
1851–

Spouse and Children

    James Gledhill

    Male1816–Male

    Female1807–Female

children

(4)

    Ely Gledhill

    Male1844–Male

    Mary Ann Gledhill

    Female1847–Female

    Elizabeth Gledhill

    Female1848–Female

    Caroline Gledhill

    Female1851–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1815

Age 8

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 14

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.
1843

Age 36

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Gledhill, a place in West Yorkshire, named from Old English gleoda ‘kite’ + hyll ‘hill’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Gledhill in household of James Gledhill, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Mary Gledhill, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"
  • Mary Gledhill, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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