Mary Jenks

1756–
Kinver, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Jenks was born in 1756, her father, John Jenkes, was 32 and her mother, Mary Rudge, was 30. She married John M. Gould on 23 July 1780, in Kingswinford St Mary, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

John M. Gould
1750–1817
Mary Jenks
1756–
Marriage: 23 July 1780
Elizabeth Gold
1780–1794
Thomas Gould
1789–1853
John Goold
1781–
Ann 'Nancy' Gould
1783–1868
William Gould
1785–
John Gould
1787–
Richard Gould
1793–1861
John Gould
1795–
Mary Gould
1796–
Hester Gould
1798–

Spouse and Children

Children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union
Age 45
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.
1815
Age 59
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823
Age 67
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English (also found in Wales): patronymic from the Middle English personal name Jenk, a back-formation from Jenkin with the removal of the supposed Anglo-Norman French diminutive suffix -in.

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

Possible Related Names

Jenkin
Jencks
Jinks

Sources (20)

  • Mary Jenks, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Mary Gould in entry for Hester Gould, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Goold in entry for John Goold, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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