John M. Gould

Male26 December 1750–15 January 1817

Brief Life History of John M.

When John M. Gould was born on 26 December 1750, in Hill and Moor, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Gould, was 26 and his mother, Nancy Willetts, was 20. He married Mary Jenks on 23 July 1780, in Kingswinford St Mary, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 15 January 1817, at the age of 66.

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John M. Gould
Mary Jenks
Marriage: 23 July 1780
William Gould
Thomas Gould
Elizabeth Gould or Gold
John Goold or Gould
William Gould
Ann 'Nancy' Gould
John Gould
Richard Gould
John Gould
Mary Gould
Hester Gould

Sources (24)

  • John Gould in entry for Hester Gould, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Gold, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • John Gould in entry for William Gould, "England, Herefordshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1583-1898"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 July 1780Kingswinford St Mary, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (3)

    1801 · The Act of Union

    Age 51

    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

    Age 58

    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.


    Age 65

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Gold .

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

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