Joan Holden

about 1689–
Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joan

Joan Holden was born about 1689, in Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. She married Benjamin Whitaker on 29 October 1710. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Whitaker
1659–1712
Joan Holden
1689–
Marriage: 29 October 1710
Ann Whitaker
1711–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 October 1710
children

(1)

    Ann Whitaker

    Female1711–Female

World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 112

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.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 119

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly Lancashire): habitational name from places in Lancashire and West Yorkshire, both so named from Old English hol ‘hollow’, ‘sunken’, ‘deep’ + denu ‘valley’. Compare Holcombe .2 German: unexplained.

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

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