John Churchill

1855–
Crewkerne, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Churchill was born in 1855, in Crewkerne, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edward Churchill, was 28 and his mother, Mary Ann Bull, was 34. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Mary J..

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Family Time Line

John Churchill
1855–
Mary J.
1853–
Thomas William Churchhill
1876–
Harriett Churchill
1880–
Cusey Churchill
1881–

Spouse & Children

children

(3)

Parents & Siblings

  • Edward Churchill

    Male1827–1912Male

  • Female1821–1892Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 25

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 29

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 49

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Churchill, for example in Devon, Oxfordshire, Somerset, and Worcestershire. Most were probably originally named with a Celtic element crūg ‘hill’ (which early on was reinterpreted as Old English cyrice ‘church’), to which was added Old English hyll ‘hill’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • John Churchill in household of Edward Churchill, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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