William Moody

13 October 1810–
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Moody was born on 13 October 1810, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Francis Moody, was 45 and his mother, Margaret Beard, was 40.

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Family Time Line

Francis Moody
1765–1821
Margaret Beard
1770–1847
Charlotte Moody
1795–1864
Francis Moody
–1806
John Moody
1796–1857
Jane Moody
1799–
William Moody
1801–1804
Elizabeth Moody
1803–
Joseph Moody
1807–1874
William Moody
1810–
Thomas Moody
1813–
George Moody
1815–
Nancy Moody
1817–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1815

Age 5

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 11

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 33

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English and Irish: nickname for a courageous, arrogant, or foolhardy person, or one quickly moved to anger, from Middle English modie ‘impetuous’, ‘haughty’, ‘angry’ (Old English mōdig ‘brave’, ‘proud’, from mōd ‘spirit’, ‘mind’, ‘courage’). This English name has been established in Ireland since the late 13th century.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Willm. Moody, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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