Ann Hawkins

1812–10 August 1883 (Age 71)
Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ann

Ann Hawkins was born in 1812, in Devon, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of William Hawkins and Grace. She married George Hatfield on 2 May 1839, in Launceston St Mary Magdalene, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 10 August 1883, in Victoria, Australia, at the age of 71, and was buried in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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Family Time Line

George Hatfield
1806–1888
Ann Hawkins
1812–1883
Marriage: 2 May 1839
Sarah Ann HATFIELD
1840–1841
Elizabeth Caroline Hatfield
1841–1915
Henry Hawkins Hatfield
1845–1925
George Hatfield
1846–1912
David Hatfield
1849–1911
Maryann HATFIELD
1851–1900
Sarah Ann Maria Hatfield
1853–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 May 1839
Launceston St Mary Magdalene, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

    Sarah Ann HATFIELD

    Female1840–1841Female

    Elizabeth Caroline Hatfield

    Female1841–1915Female

    Male1845–1925Male

    Male1846–1912Male

    David Hatfield

    Male1849–1911Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Hawkins

    MaleMale

    Grace

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (7)

1815

Age 3

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1829

Age 17

Australia is claimed as British territory.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 21

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Hawkin, a diminutive of Hawk 1 with the Anglo-Norman French hypocoristic suffix -in.2 English: in the case of one family (see note below), this is a variant of Hawkinge, a habitational name from a place in Kent, so called from Old English Hafocing ‘hawk place’.3 Irish: sometimes used as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó hEacháin ( see Haughn ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ann Hawkins, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ann Hawkins, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Legacy NFS Source: ANN HAWKINS - Government record: birth-name: ANN HAWKINS

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