John Bannister

February 1743–March 1743
Leverton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Bannister was born in February 1743, in Leverton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Peregrine Bannister, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Frieston, was 32. He died in March 1743, in his hometown, at the age of 0, and was buried in Leverton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Peregrine Bannister
Elizabeth Frieston
Jno Banister
William Bannister
Peregrine Banister
Joanna Bannister
John Bannister
Joseph Bannister
John Bannister

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Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a basket weaver, from Anglo-Norman French banastre ‘basket’ (the result of a Late Latin cross between Gaulish benna and Greek kanistron). The term denoting a stair rail is unconnected with this name; it was not used before the 17th century.

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

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  • John Banister, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Banister, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • John Banister, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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