James Yearn

1847–
Hollinwood, Lancashire, England

The Life of James

When James Yearn was born in 1847, in Hollinwood, Lancashire, England, his father, John Yearn, was 24 and his mother, Margaret Yearn, was 23. He had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with Emma Yearn. He lived in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

James Yearn
1847–
Emma Yearn
1849–
Margaret Ellen Yearn
1868–
John James Yearn
1870–
George Alfred Yearn
1872–
William Ogden Yearn
1876–

Spouse and Children

    Male1847–Male

    Emma Yearn

    Female1849–Female

children

(4)

    Margaret Ellen Yearn

    Female1868–Female

    John James Yearn

    Male1870–Male

    George Alfred Yearn

    Male1872–Male

    William Ogden Yearn

    Male1876–Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Yearn

    Male1823–Male

    Margaret Yearn

    Female1824–Female

siblings

(4)

    Male1847–Male

    Ellen Yearn

    Female1850–Female

    Female1856–Female

    Margaret Alice Yearn

    Female1858–Female

World Events (8)

1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 3

When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 7

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.
1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 31

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Fern 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Yearn, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • James Yearn, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • James Yearn, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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