Jane Holland

1850–
Lewes, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane

When Jane Holland was born in 1850, in Lewes, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, her father, Stephen Holland, was 27 and her mother, Jane Barber, was 31. She lived in Saint Johns Common, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Holland
1823–
Jane Barber
1819–
Caroline Holland
1847–1932
Stephen Holland
1852–
William H. Holland
1854–
Mary A. Holland
1856–
John G. Holland
1860–
Alice Hollands
1864–
Jane Holland
1850–

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World Events (8)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 4

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 30

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

Age 34

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hÓileáin, a variant of Ó hAoláin, from a form of Faolán (with loss of the initial F-), a personal name representing a diminutive of faol ‘wolf’. Compare Whelan .2 English and Scottish: habitational name from Holland, a division of Lincolnshire, or any of the eight villages in various parts of England so called, from Old English hōh ‘ridge’ + land ‘land’. The Scottish name may also be from places called Holland in Orkney, Houlland in Shetland, Hollandbush in Stirlingshire, and Holland-Hirst in the parish of Kirkintilloch.3 English, German, Jewish (Ashkenazic), Danish, and Dutch: regional name from Holland, a province of the Netherlands.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Hollands in household of Stephen Hollands, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Jane Hollands in household of Stephen Hollands, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Jane Holland in household of Stephen Holland, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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