Joseph Weddle

14 July 1706–
Alnwick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Weddle was christened on 14 July 1706, in Alnwick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Weddell, was 26 and his mother, Mrs. Thomas Weddle, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Weddell
1679–
Mrs. Thomas Weddle
1680–
Joseph Weddle
1706–
Thomas Weddle
1708–
George Weddle
1711–
James Weddle
1713–
Elizabeth Waddle
1715–
Eleanor Waddle
1717–
Mary Weddle
1720–
George Weddel
1726–

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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.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place called Wedale (now Stow) near Edinburgh. The origins of this place name are uncertain. The second element is evidently Old English dæl or Old Norse dalr ‘valley’. The first element might be Old English wedd ‘pledge’, ‘security’ or its Old Norse cognate veð (although this is not found elsewhere as a place name element).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Joseph Weddle, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Joseph Woddle, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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