Abraham Billson

1841–
Twyford, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Abraham

When Abraham Billson was born in 1841, his father, William Billson, was 42 and his mother, Sophia Tew, was 40. He lived in Twyford, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1841.

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Family Time Line

William Billson
1799–1850
Sophia Tew
1801–
Ann Billson
1825–1888
Thomas Bilson
1827–
William Bilson
1829–
George Billson
1832–
Elizabeth Billson
1834–
Sophia Billson
1836–
Alice Billson
1838–
Abraham Billson
1841–
Richard Billson
1843–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1843

Age 2

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 13

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 39

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Gilson .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Abraham Billson in household of William Billson, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Abraham Billson, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Abraham Billson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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