Jonah Hatchett

1660–1700 (Age 40)
Church Aston, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jonah

When Jonah Hatchett was born in 1660, his father, John Hatchett, Jr., was 40 and his mother, Anne Basse, was 36. He married Margaret Bessford on 16 April 1677, in Sheriff Hales, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He died on 20 April 1700, in Church Aston, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 40, and was buried in Church Aston, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Jonah Hatchett
1660–1700
Margaret Bessford
1660–
Marriage: 16 April 1677
Johannes Hatchett
1683–
Jonathan Hatchett
1686–
Mary Hatchett
1688–
Jane Hatchett
1689–
Anne Hatchett
1690–
Margaret Hatchett
1692–
Thomas Hatchett
1693–
Joshua Hatchett
1694–
Samson Hatchett
1696–

Spouse and Children

    Male1660–1700Male

    Margaret Bessford

    Female1660–Female

MARRIAGE
16 April 1677
Sheriff Hales, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(9)

    Johannes Hatchett

    Male1683–Male

    Jonathan Hatchett

    Male1686–Male

    Mary Hatchett

    Female1688–Female

    Female1689–Female

    Anne Hatchett

    Female1690–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

Name Meaning

English: from Old French hachet ‘small axe’, ‘hatchet’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker or user of such implements, or perhaps a nickname of anecdotal origin.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jonas Hatchett in entry for Eliz. Hatchett, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Josuae Hatchet in entry for Johannes Hatchet, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Joshua Hatchit in entry for Mary Hatchit, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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