John Hodgkinson

about 1767– (Age NaN)
Wharles, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Hodgkinson was born about 1767, in Wharles, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Hodgkinson, was 29 and his mother, Ellen Kirby, was 23. He married Mary on 1 September 1799, in Kirkham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. He was buried in Wolstanton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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John Hodgkinson
Marriage: 1 September 1799

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1 September 1799
Kirkham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (5)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 34

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 41

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.

Age 48

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Hodgkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Hodgkinson, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • John Hodskinson in entry for Alice, "England, Lancashire, Parish Registers 1538-1910"
  • Pedigree Resource File Archives

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