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
Alice Martin
Marriage: 6 September 1824
Ellen Bleasdale
Henry Bleasdale
Ralph Bleasdale
Margaret Bleasdale
Alice Bleasdale
Alice Bleasdale
George Bleasdale
Mark Bleasdale

Spouse and Children

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


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    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.
    Age 19
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    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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