Ann Tonkin

1807–
Wendron, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ann

Ann Tonkin was christened on 9 February 1807, in Wendron, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of William Tonkin and Martha Roberts.

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Family Time Line

William Tonkin
Martha Roberts
1780–
William Tonkin
1803–
Ann Tonkin
1806–
Henry Tonkin
1809–
Thomas Tonkin
1812–
Mary Tonkin of Wendron, Cornwall, England
1818–
Martha Tonkin
1821–
Jane Tonkin
1824–
Ann Tonkin
1807–

Parents & Siblings

  • William Tonkin

    MaleMale

  • Martha Roberts

    Female1780–Female

siblings

(8)

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World Events (3)

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.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): from a pet form of the personal name Thomas .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Ann Tonkin, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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