William Bleasdale

4 December 1796–15 August 1885 (Age 88)
Thornley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William

When William Bleasdale was born on 4 December 1796, in Thornley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edmund Bleasdale, was 42 and his mother, Jeanette Clough, was 38. He married Margaret Moss on 27 September 1820, in Goosnargh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Chipping, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Utah, United States in 1870. He registered for military service in 1857. He died on 15 August 1885, in Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Bleasdale
1796–1885
Alice Martin
1800–
Marriage: 6 September 1824
Ellen Bleasdale
1825–1893
Henry Bleasdale
1827–1867
Ralph
1829–1832
Ralph Bleasdale
1830–1832
Ralph
1832–1832
Margaret Bleasdale
1833–1869
Alice Bleasdale
1836–1837
Alice Bleasdale
1838–
George Bleasdale
1841–1909
Mark Bleasdale
1844–1897

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 September 1824Chipping, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York
    Age 1
    Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
    1815
    Age 19
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1823
    Age 27
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Bleasdale (Lancashire).

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

    Sources (71)

    • William Bleasdale in entry for Mark Bleasdale, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • William Bleasdale, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • William Bleasdale, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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