John Bellamy

12 September 1804–
Newark, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Bellamy was christened on 12 September 1804, in Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Bellamy, was 36 and his mother, Martha Beeings, was 34.

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John Bellamy
Martha Beeings
Mary Bellamy
Elizabeth Bellamy
William Bellamy
John Bellamy
Sarah Bellamy
Robert Bellamy
Sarah Bellamy

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World Events (8)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

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.

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

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman origin), French: literal or ironic nickname meaning ‘fine friend’, from French beau ‘fair’, ‘handsome’ (bel before a vowel) + ami ‘friend’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • John Bellamy, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • John Bellamy, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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