John Holland

8 June 1853–12 June 1853
Great Cransley, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Holland was christened on 8 June 1853, in Great Cransley, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Timothy Holland Glover, was 25 and his mother, Caroline Frisby, was 27. He died on 12 June 1853, in his hometown, at the age of 0.

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Timothy Holland Glover
Caroline Frisby
Charlotte Holland
Alfred Holland
John Holland
George Holland
Fanny Holland
George Holland

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    Charlotte Holland





    Fanny Holland


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Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÓileáin, a variant of Ó hAoláin, from a form of Faolán (with loss of the initial F-), a personal name representing a diminutive of faol ‘wolf’. Compare Whelan .2 English and Scottish: habitational name from Holland, a division of Lincolnshire, or any of the eight villages in various parts of England so called, from Old English hōh ‘ridge’ + land ‘land’. The Scottish name may also be from places called Holland in Orkney, Houlland in Shetland, Hollandbush in Stirlingshire, and Holland-Hirst in the parish of Kirkintilloch.3 English, German, Jewish (Ashkenazic), Danish, and Dutch: regional name from Holland, a province of the Netherlands.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Timothy Holland, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • John Holland, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Possible death and burial record for John Holland?

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