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William Pulteney Dana (1776 - 1861)

William Pulteney Dana
Born in Wroxeter, Shropshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married 1802 [location unknown]
Husband of — married about 1812 in Irelandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, England, United Kingdommap
Profile last modified | Created 19 Sep 2014
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William Pulteney Dana was born 13 July 1776 to Reverend Edmund Dana and Helen Dana nee Kinnaird. William was baptised 1 August 1776.[1]

In 1840 William Pulteney Dana was gaoled for bankruptcy.[2]

William Pulteney Dana died at Shrewsbury on 29 June 1861. His will was probated 31 July 1861.[3]


  1. Text: 01 Aug 1776 William Pulteney, s. of Edmund Dana, Vicar this p., & the Honorable Helen Dana his wife, born 13 Jul 1776 , & bap. Book: Wroxeter Baptisms, 1772 to 1812. (Baptism) retrieved from Shropshire, England, Extracted Church of England Parish Records [database on-line].
  2. Young, Anne. "J is for jail: Bankruptcy of William Pulteney Dana." Anne's family history . April 13, 2017. Accessed July 20, 2017.
  3. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about William Pulteney Dana Name: William Pulteney Dana Probate Date: 31 Jul 1861 Death Date: 29 Jun 1861 Death Place: Shropshire, England Registry: Shrewsbury


  • Dana-443 was created by Jim Goodwin through the import of GOODWIN.ged on Nov 19, 2014.

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