John Druce

1779–1859 (Age 80)
Hillingdon, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Druce was born on 23 June 1779, in Hillingdon, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Druce Sr., was 34 and his mother, Eleanor Howard, was 34. He married Sophia Bragg on 17 August 1808, in Surrey, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He died on 11 October 1859, in Merton, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 80, and was buried in Surrey, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Druce
1779–1859
Sophia Bragg
1790–1873
Marriage: 17 August 1808
Sophia Druce
1809–1840
Harriet Druce
1811–1882
William James Druce
1812–1871
William Druce
1812–
Mercy Druce
1813–1873
Caroline Druce
1815–1886
John Druce
1817–1817
John Druce
1818–1897
Henry Druce
1820–1896
Louisa Druce
1822–1881
Eliza Druce
1823–1825

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
17 August 1808
Surrey, England, United Kingdom
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Henry Druce Sr.

    Male1745–Male

  • Female1745–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 22

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.
1815

Age 36

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 44

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Drewes .2 Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch and German Drewes .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Druce, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • John Druce, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • John in entry for Louisa Druce, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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