John Hurst

1727–
Fleckney, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Hurst was christened in 1727, in Fleckney, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Hurst, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Wright, was 27. He married Ann about 1765, in Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters.

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Family Time Line

John Hurst
1727–
Ann
Marriage: about 1765
Thomas Hurst
1767–
Mary Hurst
1771–
John Hurst
1774–
William Hurst
1779–1845
Ann Hurst
1783–1784

Spouse and Children

    Male1727–Male

    Ann

    FemaleFemale

MARRIAGE
about 1765
Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    Thomas Hurst

    Male1767–Male

    Mary Hurst

    Female1771–Female

    John Hurst

    Male1774–Male

    Male1779–1845Male

    Ann Hurst

    Female1783–1784Female

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Hurst

    Male1693–1746Male

    Elizabeth Wright

    Female1700–1770Female

siblings

(16)

    John Wright Hurst

    Male1718–1754Male

    Martha Hurst

    Female1720–Female

    Frances Hurst

    Female1722–1724Female

    John Hurst

    Male1723–1731Male

    Elizabeth

    Female1723–1724Female

+11 More Children

World Events (4)

1801 · The Act of Union

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.
1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived on a wooded hill, Old English hyrst, or habitational name from one of the various places named with this word, for example Hurst in Berkshire, Kent, Somerset, and Warwickshire, or Hirst in Northumberland and West Yorkshire.2 Irish: re-Anglicized form of de Horsaigh, Gaelicized form of the English habitational name Horsey , established in Ireland since the 13th century.3 German: topographic name from Middle High German hurst ‘woodland’, ‘thicket’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John in entry for Ann Hurst, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • John in entry for Thomas Hurst, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • John in entry for Mary Hurst, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"

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