John Crosby 2

about 1845–

The Life of John

When John Crosby 2 was born about 1845, his father, John Crosby, was 25 and his mother, Mary Ann, was 25. He lived in Neithrop, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Scrayingham, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861.

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Family Time Line

John Crosby
1820–
Mary Ann
1820–
John Crosby 2
1845–
Francis Crosby
1846–
Charlotte Crosby
1851–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 9

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 35

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 39

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: habitational name from any of various places in southwestern Scotland and northern England that are named with Old Norse kross ‘cross’ + býr ‘farm’, ‘settlement’.2 Irish: Scottish and English surname (see 1 above) adopted by bearers of Gaelic Mac an Chrosáin ( see McCrossen ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • John Crosby in household of John Crosby, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John W Crosby in household of John Crosby, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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