William Moody

15 December 1805–28 July 1852
Donaghmore, County Wicklow, Ireland

The Life Summary of William

William Moody was christened on 15 December 1805, in Donaghmore, County Wicklow, Ireland as the son of Thomas Moody and Anne. He married Anne Hawkins on 21 February 1832, in County Wicklow, Ireland. He died on 28 July 1852, in County Offaly, Ireland, at the age of 46.

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William Moody
Anne Hawkins
Marriage: 21 February 1832

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 February 1832County Wicklow, Ireland
  • Parents and Siblings



    World Events (2)

    The Night of the BIG WIND. In Killarney and its neighborhood there was a terrible hurricane. The town sustained much damage and many houses were shattered.
    The Irish Potato Famine. Many Irish emigrate to America. Irish population drops from 8 million to 6 million due to death from starvation or emigration.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: nickname from Middle English mody ‘proud, haughty, angry, fierce, bold, brave, or rash’ (Old English mōdig). Compare Muddiman . This English name has been established in Ireland since the late 13th century.

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

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    Sources (3)

    • Church Marriage Record for Anne Hawkins and William Moody
    • Burial/Death/Records Ireland - Irish Family History Foundation
    • Church Baptism Record for William Moody

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