Mabel Sumner

Samlesbury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mabel

When Mabel Sumner was christened on 19 October 1712, in Samlesbury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Sumner, was 38 and her mother, Mary Pearson, was 22. She married Thomas Valentine on 26 December 1734, in Samlesbury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons.

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Mabel Sumner
Thomas Valentine
Marriage: 26 December 1734
Joseph Valentine
Joseph Valentine

Spouse & Children

  • Female1712–Female

  • Thomas Valentine


26 December 1734
Samlesbury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


  • Joseph Valentine


  • Joseph Valentine


Parents & Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (3)

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.

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a summoner, an official who was responsible for ensuring the appearance of witnesses in court, Middle English sumner, sumnor.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mabel Sumner, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • Mabel in entry for John Valentine, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mabell in entry for Joseph Valentine, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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