Johanna Hancock

1738–1793 (Age 55)
Chesterfield, Virginia, United States

The Life of Johanna

When Johanna Hancock was born in 1738, in Chesterfield, Virginia, United States, her father, Samuel Hancock, was 37 and her mother, Elizabeth Jameson, was 28. She died in 1793, in her hometown, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Hancock
1701–1774
Elizabeth Jameson
1710–1747
Sarah Hancock
1719–1769
Johan Hancock
1740–
Mary Hancock
1746–
Mary Hancock
1721–
William Hancock
1725–1768
Frances Hancock
1725–1793
Francis Hancock
1726–
Simon Jefferson Hancock
1727–1791
Lucy Hancock
1728–1777
Phoebe Hancock
1729–1777
William Hancock
1730–1791
Samuel Hancock
1730–1813
Simon Hancock
1735–1790
John Hancock
1735–
Johanna Hancock
1738–1793
John Hancock
1740–1810
Colonel Benjamin Hancock Rev War
1740–1815
Sarah Hancock
1742–

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World Events (5)

1758 · Mount Vernon

Age 20

Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776

Age 38

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 42

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Hann + the hypocoristic suffix -cok, which was commonly added to personal names ( see Cocke ).2 Dutch: from Middle Dutch hanecoc ‘winkle’, ‘periwinkle’ (a type of shellfish), probably a metonymic occupational name for someone who gathered and sold shellfish.

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

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