Joseph Arnold

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Arnold was born on 15 February 1824, in Newton, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Arnell or Arnold, was 41 and his mother, Catherine Todd, was 38. He died on 21 July 1852, at the age of 28, and was buried in Newton, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom.

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John Arnell or Arnold
Catherine Todd
William Arnold
Elizabeth Arnold
James Arnold
Richard Arnell
Charles Arnold
Rachel Carter Arnold
John Todd Arnold
Joseph Arnold
Hannah Arnold
Emma Arnold
Charles Arnold

Sources (8)

  • Joseph Arnold in household of John Arnold, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Joseph Arnold, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Joseph Arnold, "England, Cambridge Parish Registers, 1538-1983 "

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Name Meaning

English, Scottish, German, Dutch, French (mainly Alsace and Lorraine), Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, Polish, Croatian, and Slovenian: from the ancient Germanic personal name Arnwald (Middle English Arnold, Old French Arnaut), composed of the elements arn ‘eagle’ + wald ‘rule, power’. This name was introduced to Britain by the Normans.

English: habitational name from either of two places called Arnold in Nottinghamshire and East Yorkshire, from Old English earn ‘eagle’ + halh ‘nook’.

Jewish (Ashkenazic): adoption of the German personal name (see 1 above), at least in part on account of its resemblance to the Jewish name Aaron .

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

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