Daniel Pocock

3 December 1810–19 September 1876 (Age 65)
Monkton, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of Daniel

When Daniel Pocock was born on 3 December 1810, in Monkton, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, his father, Elijah Pocock, was 39 and his mother, Catharine Hughes, was 26. He married Sarah Finley on 6 July 1837, in Wayne, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ashland, Ashland, Ohio, United States in 1860 and Mohican Township, Ashland, Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 19 September 1876, in Perkins Township, Erie, Ohio, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Canton Township, Stark, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Pocock
1810–1876
Sarah Finley
1811–1876
Marriage: 6 July 1837
Catharine E Pocock
1838–1891
Elijah J Pocock
1840–1923
Daniel Finley Pocock
1842–1915
Mary Jane Pocock
1844–1883
Lois Hannah Pocock
1849–1929
James Corydon Pocock
1852–1864
John Frank Pocock
1855–1882

Spouse and Children

    Male1810–1876Male

    Sarah Finley

    Female1811–1876Female

MARRIAGE
6 July 1837
Wayne, Ohio, United States
children

(7)

    Female1838–1891Female

    Elijah J Pocock

    Male1840–1923Male

    Daniel Finley Pocock

    Male1842–1915Male

    Mary Jane Pocock

    Female1844–1883Female

    Lois Hannah Pocock

    Female1849–1929Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Male1810–1876Male

    Joseph Pocock

    Male1812–1830Male

    Male1814–1866Male

    Male1817–1864Male

    Sarah Elizabeth Pocock

    Female1821–1821Female

World Events (8)

1812

Age 2

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 2

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 20

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Peacock .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Daniel Pocock, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Daniel Pocock, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Daniel Pocock, "United States Census, 1860"

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