John Ainsley

Male12 August 1720–15 November 1720

Brief Life History of John

When John Ainsley was born on 12 August 1720, his father, David Ainsley, was 24 and his mother, Marion Hering, was 32. He lived in Linlithgow Bridge, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1720.

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Family Time Line

David Ainsley
1697–
Marion Hering
1688–
John Ainsley
1720–1720
Jean Anslie
1747–1803
Janet Ainsley
1724–
Margaret Ainsley
1726–
Katharine Ainsley
1729–
Isabel Ainsley
1729–
Mary Ainsley
1734–1735
Marion Ainsley
1736–1737

Sources (2)

  • John Ainsly, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • John Ainsly, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"

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Siblings (8)

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Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Annesley, Nottinghamshire, or Ansley, Warwickshire, the former of which is probably derived from the personal name An + Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’. The latter is probably from Old English ānsetl ‘hermitage’ + lēah. See Ansley and compare Scottish Ainslie .

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

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