John William Blood

1850–1906 (Age 56)
Hartshorne, Derbyshire, England

The Life of John William

When John William Blood was born in 1850, in Hartshorne, Derbyshire, England, his father, William Blood, was 30 and his mother, Martha Smith, was 26. He married Elizabeth Harrison on 21 July 1878, in Hartshorne, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Leicestershire, England in 1871. He died in 1906, in Hartshorne, Derbyshire, England, at the age of 56.

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John William Blood
Elizabeth Harrison
Marriage: 21 July 1878

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21 July 1878
Hartshorne, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (4)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 4

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 30

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 34

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: evidently from Old English blōd ‘blood’, but with what significance is not clear. In Middle English the word was in use as a metonymic occupational term for a physician, i.e. one who lets blood, and also as an affectionate term of address for a blood relative.2 Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Llwyd ‘son of Llwyd’ ( see Lloyd ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Blood in household of William Blood, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John Wm Blood in household of William Blood, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • William Blood in household of William Blood, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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