Sarah Hancock

about 1838–
Tockington, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah

When Sarah Hancock was born about 1838, in Tockington, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Hancock, was 23 and her mother, Eliza Nelmes, was 23.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Hancock
1815–1894
Eliza Nelmes
1815–1893
Sarah Hancock
1838–
Thomas Nelmes Hancock
1838–1911
Jane Hancock
1840–1895
Mark Hancock
1842–
John Hancock
1842–1924
Luke Henry Hancock
1842–1926
Eliza Ann Hancock
1846–
Elizabeth Hancock
1848–1920
George Marion James
1848–1922
Mary Ann Hancock
1850–
Joseph William Hancock
1853–1854
Sarah Ann Hancock
1855–
James Hancock
1855–
Marianne Hancock
1857–
Rebecca Hancock
1858–1936
Mathew Hancock
1860–
Charlotte Hancock
1863–1941

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World Events (3)

1843
Age 5
Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War
Age 16
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.
1884
Age 46
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Hann + the hypocoristic suffix -cok, which was commonly added to personal names (see Cocke ).Dutch: from Middle Dutch hanecoc ‘winkle, periwinkle’ (a type of shellfish), probably a metonymic occupational name for someone who gathered and sold shellfish.History: Thomas Hancock, the uncle of Declaration of Independence signatory John Hancock (1736/7–93), was among the foremost of 18th-century American businessmen. He was a descendant of Nathaniel Hancock, who was known to have been in Cambridge, MA, as early as 1634. Born in Braintree, MA, John Hancock was president of the Second Continental Congress and the first governor of the state of MA.

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

Possible Related Names

Hancox
Handcock
Hann

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