Anne Lockin

1604–1663 (Age 59)
North Cockerington, Lincolnshire, England

The Life of Anne

When Anne Lockin was born in 1604, in North Cockerington, Lincolnshire, England, her father, Richard Lockin, was 25 and her mother, Agnes Johnson, was 27. She married Thomas Gentle on 24 June 1629, in Scamblesby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died in 1663, in Lincolnshire, England, at the age of 59.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Gentle
Anne Lockin
Marriage: 24 June 1629
Benoni Gentle
John Gentle
Anne Gentle

Spouse and Children

24 June 1629
Scamblesby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom


    Benoni Gentle


    John Gentle



Parents and Siblings

    Richard Lockin


    Agnes Johnson





    Thomas Lockin


World Events (2)

1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower

Age 16

"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 38

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 (chiefly Devon): variant of Hocking 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Anne Dockin, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • Anne Lockin, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Anne in entry for Anne Gentle, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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