John Arnold

about 1570–
Filby, Norfolk, England

The Life of John

John Arnold was born about 1570, in Filby, Norfolk, England. He married Katherine Warde about 1594, in Filby, Norfolk, England. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters.

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John Arnold
Katherine Warde
Marriage: about 1594
Margaret Arnold
Elizabeth Arnold
Lucie Arnold

Spouse and Children

about 1594
Filby, Norfolk, England


    Margaret Arnold


    Lucie Arnold


    Elizabeth Arnold


World Events (5)

1571 · The Royal Exchange is Organized

Age 1

The Royal Exchange was organized in January 1571 by Sir Thomas Gresham. Gresham is known as the father of English banking.
1585 · The First English Colony is Established in America

Age 15

England established its first colony in North America in 1585 as a way to generate additional wealth. The colony was named Virginia, after the virgin Queen Elizabeth I.
1620 · The Pilgrims Board the Mayflower

Age 50

"The Pilgrims boarded the Mayflower in search of religious freedom in the New World in September 1620. The Mayflower set sail from Plymouth, England, with 102 passengers, 40 of whom called themselves ""Saints."" After two stormy months at sea, the ship reached the New World. Nearly half of the group died during their first winter due to malnutrition and the harsh New England winter."

Name Meaning

Saxon, Latin: Faithful to his honour, help in war, helping lord, powerful lord

Sources (3)

  • John Arnold in entry for Lucie Arnold, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Arnold in entry for Margaret Arnold, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Arnold in entry for Margaret Arnold, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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