James Danks

Brief Life History of James

When James Danks was born in 1850, his father, Richard Danks, was 39 and his mother, Ann Round, was 38. He lived in Dudley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

Richard Danks
1812–
Ann Round
1813–
David Danks
1834–
John Round Danks
1836–1903
Thomas Danks
1838–
Druscilla Danks
1841–
William Danks
1843–1933
Ann Danks
1845–
Richard Danks
1846–1890
Sarah A. Danks
1848–1849
James Danks
1850–

Sources (3)

  • James Danks in household of Richard Danks, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • James Danks in household of Richard Danks, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • James Danks in household of Richard Danks, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

World Events (8)

1854 · The Crimean War

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

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

1884

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: from a shortened form of Dankin, from a pet form of Daniel , with excrescent -s probably added in post-medieval times.

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

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