Hannah Baker

about 1654–1687 (Age 33)
Lamberhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Hannah

Hannah Baker was born about 1654, in Lamberhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom. She married Thomas Sands on 4 November 1675, in Lamberhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died in 1687, in Mayfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 33, and was buried in Mayfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom.

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Thomas Sands
Hannah Baker
Marriage: 4 November 1675
Nicolas Sands
Thomas Sands
Hannah Sands
Mary Sands
Ann Sands
William Sands

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Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name, from Middle English bakere, Old English bæcere, a derivative of bacan ‘to bake’. It may have been used for someone whose special task in the kitchen of a great house or castle was the baking of bread, but since most humbler households did their own baking in the Middle Ages, it may also have referred to the owner of a communal oven used by the whole village. The right to be in charge of this and exact money or loaves in return for its use was in many parts of the country a hereditary feudal privilege. Compare Miller . Less often the surname may have been acquired by someone noted for baking particularly fine bread or by a baker of pottery or bricks.2 Americanized form of cognates or equivalents in many other languages, for example German Bäcker, Becker; Dutch Bakker, Bakmann; French Boulanger. For other forms see Hanks and Hodges ( 1988 ).

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

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Sources (6)

  • Hannah Sands in entry for Thomas Sands, "England, Sussex, Parish Registers, 1538-1910"
  • Hannah Baker, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Hanah Sands in entry for Ann Sands, "England, Sussex, Parish Registers, 1538-1910"

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