John Noble

17 January 1777–23 January 1847 (Age 70)
Wyberton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of John

John Noble was born on 17 January 1777, in Wyberton, Lincolnshire, England as the son of Edward Noble. He married Ann Wilson on 16 May 1803, in Billinghay, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Surfleet, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. He died on 23 January 1847, in Surfleet, Lincolnshire, England, at the age of 70, and was buried in Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Noble
Ann Wilson
Marriage: 16 May 1803
Mary Noble
William Noble
Sarah Noble
Martha Noble
John Noble
Wilson Noble
William Noble

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 May 1803Billinghay, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1787 · English Convicts Sail to Australia
    Age 10
    The first fleet of convicts sailed from England to Australia on May 13, 1787. By 1868, over 150,000 felons had been exiled to New South Wales, Van Diemen's Land, and Western Australia.
    1789 · The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano
    Age 12
    "Former slave Olaudah Equiano settled in London and published his autobiography titled ""The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano."" Equiano learned to read and write and converted to Christianity. His autobiography is one of the oldest published works by an African-American writer."
    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 24
    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, and French: status name or nickname from Middle English, Old French noble ‘high-born, distinguished, illustrious’ (from Latin nobilis), denoting someone of lofty birth or character, or someone who poses as a nobleman, or perhaps also ironically someone of low station. The surname has been established in Ireland since the 13th century, but was re-introduced in the 17th century and is now found mainly in Ulster. Compare French Lenoble .Americanized form of Jewish (Ashkenazic) and German Knöbel, Knobel , and Nobel .Spanish: nickname from noble ‘noble’ or ‘courteous, kind’ (see 1 above).

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

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    Sources (25)

    • John Noble in household of Thomas Revil, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • John Noble in entry for Wm. Noble, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • John Noble in entry for John Waite, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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