John Profit

1808–23 November 1890 (Age 82)
England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Profit was born in 1808, in England, United Kingdom, his father, William Profit, was 30 and his mother, Isabella Joyce Evans, was 34. He married Mary Ann Paynter on 15 February 1849, in Prince Edward Island, Canada. He lived in Tynemouth, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1808 and Lot 20, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada in 1881. He died on 23 November 1890, in New London, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada, at the age of 82, and was buried in Springbrook, Queens, Prince Edward Island, Canada.

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Family Time Line

John Profit
1808–1890
Isabella Paynter
1812–1846
Mary Ann Profit
1832–1920
William Profit
1833–1901
Isabella Profit
1836–
Richard Profit
1838–1923
John Hall Profit
1841–1908
Maria Profit
1844–1914
John Thomas Profit
1846–1931
Sara Profit
1846–1846

Spouse and Children

    Male1808–1890Male

    Isabella Paynter

    Female1812–1846Female

children

(8)

    Mary Ann Profit

    Female1832–1920Female

    William Profit

    Male1833–1901Male

    Isabella Profit

    Female1836–Female

    Richard Profit

    Male1838–1923Male

    John Hall Profit

    Male1841–1908Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Profit

    Male1778–1852Male

    Isabella Joyce Evans

    Female1774–1854Female

siblings

(7)

    Margaret Profit

    Female1805–1805Female

    William Hall Profit

    Male1807–1874Male

    Male1808–1890Male

    George Profit

    Male1811–1890Male

    Margaret Profit

    Female1813–1861Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 0

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 7

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Age 22

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Proffitt .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Profit, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • John Profit, "England, Northumberland, Parish Registers, 1538-1950"
  • John Profit, "Prince Edward Island Death Card Index, 1721-1905"

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