Robert Berry

1759–1839 (Age 80)
Upholland, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert

When Robert Berry was born in 1759, in Upholland, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Berry, was 37 and his mother, Jane Moorefield, was 35. He married Ann Smith on 29 January 1781, in Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 26 September 1839, in Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 80.

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Robert Berry
Ann Smith
Marriage: 29 January 1781
Richard Berry

Spouse & Children

  • Male1759–1839Male

  • Ann Smith


29 January 1781
Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 42

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.

Age 56

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

Age 64

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (Galway and Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara or Ó Beargha ( see Barry 1).2 Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Barrie .3 English: habitational name from any of several places named with Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified manor house’, ‘stronghold’, such as Berry in Devon or Bury in Cambridgeshire, Greater Manchester, Suffolk, and West Sussex.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Robert Berry, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Robert Berry in entry for Richard Berry, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Robert Berry, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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