John Domville

1830–24 October 1915 (Age 85)
Great Sankey, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Domville was born in 1830, in Great Sankey, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Domville, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Shaw, was 41. He married Rachel Baker on 10 April 1860, in Farnworth, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Prescot, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. He died on 24 October 1915, at the age of 85, and was buried in Great Sankey, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Domville
Rachel Baker
Marriage: 10 April 1860
William Domville

Spouse and Children

10 April 1860
Farnworth, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


    William Domville


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World Events (8)


Age 0

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 12

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 24

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

French:1. habitational name from either of two places named Douville, in Calvados and Eure. 2. habitational name, with the preposition d(e) ‘from’, for someone from a place named Ouville, examples of which are found in Calvados, Manche, and Seine-Maritime, or from Houville, in Eure and Eure-et-Loire.

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

Sources (3)

  • John Domville in household of William Domville, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • John Doumville, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • John Domville, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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