John Lord

Male27 March 1725–

Brief Life History of John

When John Lord was born on 27 March 1725, in Exeter, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, his father, John Lord, was 36 and his mother, Abigail Gilman, was 31.

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Family Time Line

John Lord
1690–
Abigail Gilman
1693–1737
Anne Lord
1713–1767
John Lord Jr.
1716–1716
Mary Lord
1717–1798
Abiel Lord
1719–1719
Robert Lord
1720–1720
John Lord
1721–1721
Edmund Lord
1722–1722
Abigail Lord
1723–1776
John Lord
1725–
Robert Lord
1726–1727
Elizabeth Lord
1727–1735
Jonathan Lord
1729–1730
Eliphalet Lord
1731–1762
Robert Lord
1733–1801
Samuel Lord
1735–1735
Elizabeth Lord
1737–1809

Sources (4)

  • John Lord, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"
  • John Lord, "New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904"
  • John Lord, "New Hampshire Births and Christenings, 1714-1904"

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Siblings (16)

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World Events (6)

1776

Age 51

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1776

Age 51

New Hampshire is 9th state.

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 61

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English laford, louerd, lord ‘lord, master’ (Old English hlāford), perhaps given to a someone who played the part of the lord or master of ceremonies in festival games.

Irish: adoption of the English name (see 1 above) as a translation of the main element of Gaelic Ó Tighearnaigh (see Tierney ) and Mac Thighearnáin (see McKiernan ).

Americanized form of French Laure, a variant of the personal name Laur 3.

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

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