When Martha J. Arnold was born on 19 January 1824, in Palermo, Waldo, Maine, United States, her father, Spencer Arnold, was 29 and her mother, Nancy Soule, was 29. She had at least 1 daughter with Stephen Flint Barton. She lived in Maine, United States in 1870. She died on 12 May 1904, in Bangor, Penobscot, Maine, United States, at the age of 80.
English, Scottish, German, Dutch, French (mainly Alsace and Lorraine), Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, Polish, Croatian, and Slovenian: from the ancient Germanic personal name Arnwald (Middle English Arnold, Old French Arnaut), composed of the elements arn ‘eagle’ + wald ‘rule, power’. This name was introduced to Britain by the Normans.
English: habitational name from either of two places called Arnold in Nottinghamshire and East Yorkshire, from Old English earn ‘eagle’ + halh ‘nook’.
Jewish (Ashkenazic): adoption of the German personal name (see 1 above), at least in part on account of its resemblance to the Jewish name Aaron .
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