When Joseph Lockwood was born on 15 November 1807, in Mirfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Lockwood, was 21 and his mother, Betty Barker, was 23. He lived in Lepton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Dalton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871.
English: habitational name from one of three places called Lockwood, one in Yorkshire, one in North Yorkshire and another in Staffordshire. The Yorkshire and Staffordshire placenames both derive from Old English loc ‘lock, enclosure, fold’ + wudu ‘wood’. The North Yorkshire placename derives from Old English loc + Old Norse vithr ‘wood’. The surname appears to have migrated to East Anglia.
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