James Breton

12 June 1757–
Wouldham, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

James Breton was christened on 12 June 1757, in Wouldham, Kent, England, United Kingdom as the son of Edward Breton and Elizabeth.

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Edward Breton
James Breton

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    Edward Breton






    James Breton


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.

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

French and English: ethnic name for a Breton, from Old French bret (oblique case breton) ( see Brett ).

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

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  • James Breton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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