John Ringwood

from 31 December 1846 to 1 January 1850–
Gressenhall, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Ringwood was born from 31 December 1846 to 1 January 1850, in Gressenhall, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Ringwood, was 26 and his mother, Patience Ingledow, was 25. He married Caroline Purple in 1873, in Mitford, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in East Dereham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Family Time Line

John Ringwood
1846–
Caroline Purple
1850–1909
Marriage: 1873
Herbert Palmer
1871–

Spouse and Children

    Male1846–Male

    Caroline Purple

    Female1850–1909Female

MARRIAGE
1873
Mitford, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom
children

(1)

    Herbert Palmer

    Male1871–Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Ringwood

    Male1823–Male

    Patience Ingledow

    Female1825–Female

siblings

(7)

    James Ringwood

    Male1846–Male

    Male1846–Male

    Marian Ringwood

    Female1851–Female

    Hannah Ringwood

    Female1852–Female

    Ann Maria Ringwood

    Female1855–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 8

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 34

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 38

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place so named in Hampshire. The place name, recorded in 955 as Rimucwuda, is probably from Old English rimuc ‘boundary’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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

Sources (3)

  • John Kingwood in household of William Kingwood, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John Ringwood in household of William Ringwood, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • John Ringwood in household of William Ringwood, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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