Betty Crompton

19 April 1743–
Birstall, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Betty

When Betty Crompton was christened on 19 April 1743, in Birstall, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Crompton, was 39 and her mother, Susannah Taylor, was 44. She married John King on 18 July 1762, in Birstall, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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John King
Betty Crompton
Marriage: 18 July 1762
Anne King

Spouse and Children

18 July 1762
Birstall, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings

    John Crompton


    Susannah Taylor




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World Events (5)

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.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Crumpton .

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

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