Anne Gridley

Brief Life History of Anne

When Anne Gridley was christened on 4 January 1802, in Long Melford, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, Daniel Gridley, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Spark, was 22. She died in January 1802, in England, United Kingdom, at the age of 0, and was buried in Long Crendon, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom.

Photos and Memories (0)

Photos and Memories

Do you know Anne? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Daniel Gridley
1778–1838
Elizabeth Spark
1780–1845
Anne Gridley
1802–1802
Mary Gridley
1803–1895
Sarah Ann Gridley
1806–
John Gridley
1811–1880
Maria Gridley
1814–1869
Ann Gridley
1817–1875
Elizabeth Gridley
1820–1846
William Gridley
1821–1898

Sources (3)

  • Ann Gridley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ann, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"
  • Ann Gridley, "England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991"

Name Meaning

variant of Greasley, either a habitational name from Greasley in Nottinghamshire (but possibly also from Gresley in Derbyshire), or a nickname either from Old French greslet ‘marked as by hail’, i.e. pitted or pock-marked, or Old French greslet, gresli, grailet ‘thin, slim’.

perhaps from Middle English greithli, gritheli ‘good, pleasant, noble’ (Old Norse greithligr), the source of modern northern dialect gradely ‘decent, honest, good-looking, kind’. In the absence of medieval surname forms this is conjectural.

English:

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

Possible Related Names

Discover Even More

As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a FREE Account

Search for Another Deceased Ancestor

Share this with your family and friends.