Joane Standen

Femaleabout 1620–October 1655

Brief Life History of Joane

Joane Standen was born about 1620, in Etchingham, Sussex, England as the daughter of Gyles Standen and Mrs. Giles Standen. She married Walter Double on 15 March 1640, in Cranbrook, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died in October 1655, at the age of 36, and was buried in St. Dunstan's Churchyard, Cranbrook, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Walter Double
1605–1668
Joane Standen
1620–1655
Marriage: 15 March 1640
Walter Dobell
1642–
Elizabeth Dobell
1643–
Joane Dobell
1647–
Elizabeth Dubble
1651–
Ralph Double
1654–1722

Sources (10)

  • Elizabeth Standen, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Joane Standen Dowble, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Joane in entry for Elizabeth Dubble, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 March 1640Cranbrook, Kent, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (2)

    1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower

    Age 0

    "The Pilgrims boarded the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the New World in September 1620. The Mayflower set sail from Plymouth, England, with 102 passengers, 40 of whom called themselves ""Saints."" After two stormy months at sea, the ship reached the New World. Nearly half of the group died during their first winter due to malnutrition and the harsh New England winter."

    1642 · The English Civil War

    Age 22

    A series of conflicts regarding England's governance during the years 1642 to 1651 is now known as The English Civil War. Charles I summoned supporters to join him against his enemies in Parliament. In October 1642, nearly 10,000 men fought for Charles I and chased Parliament across the River Tamar. Fighting continued for years and was finally ended at the Battle of Worcester on September 3, 1651, with a Parliamentarian victory.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name predominantly from Standen in Pendleton (Lancashire) and Standean in Ditchling (Sussex), but also from other places similarly named, including Standen in East Grinstead (Sussex), Standen in Biddenden (Kent), Standen in Benenden (Kent), Upper and Lower Standen in Hawkinge (Kent), Standen (Berkshire, Wiltshire, Isle of Wight), and Standon (Devon, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Staffordshire). The Lancashire, Hampshire, and Wiltshire placenames, as well as Standean in Ditchling (Sussex), derive from Old English stān ‘stone, rock’ + denu ‘valley’; Standen in East Grinstead (Sussex) derives from Old English stān + denu or denn ‘pasture’; Standen in Benenden and Standen in Biddenden (Kent) derive from Old English stānig ‘stony, rocky’ + denn; Standen in Hawkinge (Kent) derives from Old English stān + denn; the Berkshire, Devon, Hertfordshire, Isle of Wight, and Staffordshire placenames derive from Old English stān + dūn ‘hill’.

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

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