Anthony Howland

1817–1889 (Age 72)
Skewsby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Anthony

When Anthony Howland was born on 19 February 1817, in Skewsby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Howland, was 46 and his mother, Sarah Kilvington, was 29. He married Hannah Ann Spenceley about 4 July 1841, in Dalby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Brandsby, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Dalby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881. In 1881, at the age of 64, his occupation is listed as farm labourer (ag lab) in Dalby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 27 November 1889, in Skewsby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 72, and was buried in Dalby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Anthony Howland
Hannah Ann Spenceley
Marriage: about 4 July 1841
Robert Howland
Hannah Howland
Thomas Howland
William Howland
Grace Howland

Spouse & Children

  • Male1817–1889Male

  • Hannah Ann Spenceley


about 4 July 1841
Dalby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


  • Male1841–1928Male

  • Hannah Howland


  • Thomas Howland


  • William Howland


  • Female1859–1863Female

Parents & Siblings



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World Events (7)

1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 4

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

Age 6

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Age 26

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Holland 1.2 Americanized form of Norwegian Hovland .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Anthony Howland, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Anthony Owden, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Antoney Howland, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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