Ann Craven

1765–
Rothwell, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ann

When Ann Craven was born in 1765, in Rothwell, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Craven, was 44 and her mother, Hannah Clarke, was 49. She married Richard Dobson on 4 November 1793, in Rothwell, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Richard Dobson
1753–
Ann Craven
1765–
Marriage: 4 November 1793
Mary Dobson
1779–
William Dobson
1781–
Elisabeth Dobson
1786–
Thomas Dobson
1790–
Joseph Dobson
1795–1869
John Dobson
1796–1798
Anne Dobson
1798–1798
Jacob Dobson
1801–
Frances Dobson
1801–
Richard Dobson
1804–1809

Spouse and Children

    Richard Dobson

    Male1753–Male

    Female1765–Female

MARRIAGE
4 November 1793
Rothwell, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(10)

    Mary Dobson

    Female1779–Female

    William Dobson

    Male1781–Male

    Elisabeth Dobson

    Female1786–Female

    Thomas Dobson

    Male1790–Male

    Joseph Dobson

    Male1795–1869Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (6)

1815

Age 50

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 56

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.
1830

Age 65

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Crabháin (County Galway) or Mac Crabháin (Louth, Monaghan) ‘descendant (or ‘son’) of Crabhán’.2 English: regional name from the district of West Yorkshire so called, which is probably ‘garlic place’, from a British word, the ancestor of Welsh craf ‘garlic’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Anne Craven, "England, Yorkshire, Bishop's Transcripts, 1547-1957"
  • Anne Craven in entry for Richard Dobson, "England, Yorkshire, Bishop's Transcripts, 1547-1957"
  • Ann in entry for Joseph Dobson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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