Edward Mead

16 August 1754–
Wendover, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward

Edward Mead was christened on 16 August 1754, in Wendover, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Edward Mead and Anne. He married Milley Smith on 21 November 1775, in Wendover, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Edward Mead
1754–
Milley Smith
Marriage: 21 November 1775
Anne Mead
1776–
Willm. Mead
1778–
Elizabeth Mead
1779–
Mary Mead
1782–
Eleanor Mead
1784–

Spouse and Children

    Male1754–Male

    Milley Smith

    FemaleFemale

MARRIAGE
21 November 1775
Wendover, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1729–Male

    Anne

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

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.
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.
1815

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

Name Meaning

English:1. topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow, from Middle English mede ‘meadow’ (Old English mǣd). 2. metonymic occupational name for a brewer or seller of mead (Old English meodu), an alcoholic beverage made by fermenting honey.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edwd. Mead in entry for Anne Mead, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Edward Head, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • Edward Mead in entry for Mary Mead, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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