Thos. Voss

25 February 1789–21 January 1871 (Age 81)
Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thos.

When Thos. Voss was born on 25 February 1789, in Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Simeon Voss, was 29 and his mother, Eunice Riley, was 25. He died on 21 January 1871, in Kirkby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Simeon Voss
1760–1837
Eunice Riley
1764–
Anne Voss
1787–1788
Thos. Voss
1789–1871
George Voss
1791–1791
John Voss
1792–1794
Charles Voss
1797–1878

Parents and Siblings

    Male1760–1837Male

    Eunice Riley

    Female1764–Female

siblings

(5)

    Anne Voss

    Female1787–1788Female

    Male1789–1871Male

    Male1791–1791Male

    John Voss

    Male1792–1794Male

    Charles Voss

    Male1797–1878Male

World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 12

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.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 19

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

German: variant of Fosse .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thos Voss, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Thos. Ross in entry for Sarah Ross, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975

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