John Rains

22 June 1852–
Raunds, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Rains was christened on 22 June 1852, in Raunds, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Rains, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Day, was 31.

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Thomas Rains
Elizabeth Day
Mary Rains
John Rains
George Rains
John Rains

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World Events (3)

1854 · The Crimean War

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.

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Raines 1 and 2.

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

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  • John Rains, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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