Mary Jane Ford was born in 1858, in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Elizabeth Ford. She married Joseph Naish on 10 January 1880, in Bristol Holy Trinity, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Bristol, England, United Kingdom in 1911 and East Dean, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died on 21 January 1925, in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 67.
English: topographic name for someone who lived near a ford (Middle English, Old English ford), or a habitational name from one of the many places called with this word, such as Ford (Durham, Herefordshire, Northumberland, Shropshire, Sussex), Ford in Sefton (Lancashire), Ford in Crediton and Ford in Holcombe Rogus (both Devon), Ford in Litton and Ford in Wiveliscombe (both Somerset).
Irish: Anglicized form (quasi-translation) of various Gaelic names, for example MacGiolla na Naomh ‘son of Gilla na Naomh’ (a personal name meaning ‘servant of the saints’), Mac Conshámha ‘son of Conshnámha’ (a personal name composed of the elements con ‘dog’ + snámh ‘to swim’), in all of which the final syllable was wrongly thought to be áth ‘ford’, and Ó Fuar(th)áin (see Foran ).
Americanized form of French Faure ‘blacksmith’.
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