Mary Holderness

about 1836–
Barking, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Holderness was born about 1836, in Barking, Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, Henry William Holderness, was 33 and her mother, Mary Anne Wenlock, was 28. She lived in Shadwell St Paul, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and City of London, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1861.

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Family Time Line

Henry William Holderness
1803–1878
Mary Anne Wenlock
1808–
Henry Holderness
1830–
Mary Holderness
1836–
Amelia Holderness
1839–1860
Thomas Henry Holderness
1831–
Mary Ann Holderness
1833–1835
Elizabeth Ann Holderness
1836–
William Holderness
1850–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1843

Age 7

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 18

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 44

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

Name Meaning

English: regional name from the coastal district of eastern Yorkshire (now Humberside), the origin of which is probably Old Norse hǫldr, within the Danelaw (the region of pre-conquest England where Danish rule and custom was dominant) a rank of feudal nobility immediately below that of earl, + nes ‘nose’, ‘headland’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Holderness in household of Henry Holderness, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • A in household of Henry Holderness, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Mary Holderness in household of Henry Holderness, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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