When Hannah Noyes Ford was born on 25 April 1828, in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Solomon Ford, was 49 and her mother, Lydia Shaw, was 39. She married Martin Luther Jackson on 14 February 1849, in Abington, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Milesburg, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860. She died in September 1879, in Snow Shoe, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 51.
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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