Christopher Laybourn

1745–9 January 1842 (Age 97)
Nafferton, Yorkshire, England

The Life Summary of Christopher

When Christopher Laybourn was born in 1745, his father, William Laybourne, was 39 and his mother, Catherine Frank, was 38. He married Margaret Ellen Newlove on 20 January 1777, in Nafferton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 9 January 1842, in Harmony Township, Clark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Harmony, Clark, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Laybourn
1745–1842
Margaret Ellen Newlove
1758–1825
Marriage: 20 January 1777
Milcah Newlove Layborn
1777–
Malcoh Laybourn
1779–
Melchoir Laybourn
1779–
Joel Laybourn
1780–1851
Abel Laybourne Sr
1782–1864
Christopher Laybourn
1783–1784
Esther Laybourn
1786–1788
Amos Laybourn
1788–1873
Elijah ( Elisha) Laybourn
1790–1861
Paul Laybourn
1793–1873

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 January 1777Nafferton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1752 · Gregorian Calendar is Adopted
    Age 7
    Gregorian calendar was adopted in England in 1752. That year, Wednesday, September 2, 1752, was followed by Thursday, September 14th, 1752, which caused the country to skip ahead eleven days.
    1754 · Seven Years' War
    Age 9
    The Seven Years' War began as a North American conflict then stretched between England and France. England, along with allies, battled France in America, India, and Europe, making it arguably the first global war. The conflict ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris in 1763 and England was victorious. The Seven Years' war ultimately led to discontent in the colonies and the American Revolution.
    1775 · The Shot Heard Around the World
    Age 30
    "On April 18, 1775, a shot known as the ""shot heard around the world"" was fired between American colonists and British troops in Lexington, Massachusetts. This began the American War for Independence. Fifteen months later, Thomas Jefferson penned the Declaration of Independence. The Treaty of Paris was signed in September 1783 which ended the war. The colonies were no longer under British rule. Many who fought for the British fled to Canada, the West Indies, and some to England."

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Leyburn in North Yorkshire, High Leybourne in Godalming in Surrey, or Leybourne in Kent. The North Yorkshire name may derive from Old English hlēg ‘shelter’ + burna ‘spring, stream’. The Surrey placename may derive from an Old English personal name Lealla + Old English burna. The Kent placename probably derives from a lost stream name Lille (of uncertain origin) + Old English burna.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Laban
    Labrum

    Sources (37)

    • Christopher Laybourn, "England, Yorkshire Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1613-1887"
    • Christopher Laybourn in entry for Esther Laybourn, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Christopher in entry for Christopher Leybourn, "England, Yorkshire, Parish Registers, 1538-2016"

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