Anna Ainsworth

June 1855–11 December 1904 (Age 49)
England, United Kingdom

The Life of Anna

When Anna Ainsworth was born in June 1855, in England, United Kingdom, her father, Jethro Ainsworth, was 22 and her mother, Catherine Yates, was 21. She married Henry Hodson in 1873. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Over Darwen St James, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Nicollet, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States in 1880. She died on 11 December 1904, in Aberdeen, Brown, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Edmunds, South Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Hodson
1845–1913
Anna Ainsworth
1855–1904
Marriage: 1873
James Henry Hodson
1875–1939
Charles E Hodson
1878–1904
Helen Mae Hodson
1880–1977
William Arthur Hodson
1882–1939
Joseph E. Hobson
1884–
John Wesley Hodson
1885–1974
Willard Milton Hodson
1887–1954
Walter Benjamin Hodson
1887–1965
Mary Ellen Hodson
1888–1967
Ethel Hodson
1890–1893

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1873
children

(10)

    James Henry Hodson

    Male1875–1939Male

    Charles E Hodson

    Male1878–1904Male

    Female1880–1977Female

    William Arthur Hodson

    Male1882–1939Male

    Joseph E. Hobson

    Male1884–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jethro Ainsworth

    Male1833–1902Male

    Catherine Yates

    Female1834–Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

Age 4

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.
1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 15

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place near Manchester named Ainsworth, from the Old English personal name Ægen + Old English worþ ‘enclosure’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Ann Ainsworth in household of Jothro Ainsworth, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • C Ann Answorth in household of Jethro Answorth, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Ann Hodson in household of Henry Hodson, "United States Census, 1880"

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