John Henry Winslow

1 January 1836–4 December 1911 (Age 75)
Mercer, Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of John Henry

When John Henry Winslow was born on 1 January 1836, in Mercer, Lincoln, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Joshua Baker Winslow, was 29 and his mother, Lydia Page, was 28. He married Caroline Amanda Marchant on 5 October 1859. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 4 December 1911, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Winslow
Caroline Amanda Marchant
Marriage: 5 October 1859
John Henry Winslow Jr
William Joshua Winslow
Caroline Amanda Winslow
Rueben E. Winslow
Lambert Edwin Winslow

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 October 1859
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 0
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 27
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Winslow in Buckinghamshire. The placename derives from the Old English personal name Wine (genitive Wines) + Old English hlāw ‘mound, hill’.History: Edward Winslow (1595–1655), one of the founders of the Plymouth Colony who sailed on the Mayflower in 1620, was born in Droitwich, Worcestershire, England. He was a governor of the colony and also served as agent of the Massachusetts Bay Company in France. In 1621 he married Susanna, the widow of William White, the first marriage in New England. Their son Josiah (c. 1629–80) was governor of Plymouth Colony from 1673 to 1680, the first native-born governor in North America. He had numerous prominent descendents.

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Jno H Winslow, "United States Census, 1860"
    • John Henry Winslow, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • John H Winslow, "United States Census, 1900"

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