Johnson White

about 1837–
Holton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Johnson

When Johnson White was born about 1837, in Holton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas White, was 40 and his mother, Elizabeth Cook Johnson, was 31. He married Julia Quick in 1864, in New Zealand. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Sculcoates All Saints, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

Johnson White
1837–
Julia Quick
1843–
Marriage: 1864
Henry White
1867–
George White
1869–
Henrietta White
1877–
John White
1878–
Charles White
1879–
Percival White
1884–
Eva Julia White
1886–
Francis Edward White
1870–
Arthur Edward White
1872–1946
Elizabeth Ada White
1880–1883

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1864
New Zealand
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1843

Age 6

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 17

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.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 43

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish: from Middle English whit ‘white’, hence a nickname for someone with white hair or an unnaturally pale complexion. In some cases it represents a Middle English personal name, from an Old English byname, Hwīt(a), of this origin. As a Scottish and Irish surname it has been widely used as a translation of the many Gaelic names based on bán ‘white’ ( see Bain 1) or fionn ‘fair’ ( see Finn 1). There has also been some confusion with Wight .2 Translated form of cognate and equivalent names in other languages, such as German Weiss , French Blanc , Polish Białas ( see Bialas ), etc.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John White, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Johnson White, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Johnson White, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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