When Ann Maria Child was born in 1834, in Vermont, United States, her father, Levi Bigelow Child, was 38 and her mother, Mary Ann Kingsbery, was 33. She married Charles Taylor White in 1856, in Derby, Orleans, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Derby, Orleans, Vermont, United States in 1850 and Jerusalem, Yates, New York, United States in 1870. She died on 30 July 1877, in Cambridge City, Jackson Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Cambridge City, Jackson Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States.
nickname from Middle English child ‘child, infant’ (Old English cild), in various possible applications. The word is found in Old English as a byname, and in Middle English as a widely used affectionate term of address. It was also used as a term of status for a young man of noble birth, although the exact meaning is not clear; in the 13th and 14th centuries it was a technical term used of a young noble awaiting elevation to the knighthood. In other cases it may have been applied as a byname to a youth considerably younger than his brothers or to one who was a minor on the death of his father.
in Kent, possibly a topographic name from Old English cielde ‘spring (water)’, a rare word derived from c(e)ald ‘cold’.