John William Blackburn

1 July 1873–12 March 1929 (Age 55)
Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John William

When John William Blackburn was born on 1 July 1873, in Durham, England, United Kingdom, his father, Jonathan Blackburn, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Marr, was 26. He married Margaret Ann McKown on 27 July 1896, in Hexham, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 12 March 1929, in Dartford, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

John William Blackburn
1873–1929
Margaret Ann McKown
1872–1948
Marriage: 27 July 1896
Monica Mary Blackburn
1897–
Annie Blackburn
1899–1949
William Charles Blackburn
1902–1978
John Daniel Blackburn
1904–1968
Daniel Blackburn
1906–1973
Jonathan Edward Blackburn
1907–1974

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 July 1896
Hexham, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Jonathan Blackburn

    Male1841–1912Male

    Elizabeth Marr

    Female1847–1910Female

siblings

(6)

    George Blackburn

    Male1868–Male

    Hannah Blackburn

    Female1869–Female

    Mary Blackburn

    Female1870–Female

    Male1873–1929Male

    Jonathan W Blackburn

    Male1877–1937Male

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 7

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 11

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 31

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Blackburn, but especially the one in Lancashire, so named with Old English blæc ‘dark’ + burna ‘stream’. The surname is mainly found in northern England.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Blackburn, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • John William Blackburn, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • John William Blackburn, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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