Ann Holland

1843–
Whitefield, Lancashire, England

The Life of Ann

When Ann Holland was born in 1843, in Whitefield, Lancashire, England, her father, John Holland, was 26 and her mother, Hannah, was 27.

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Family Time Line

John Holland
1817–1826
Hannah
1816–
Mary Holland
1837–
William Holland
1839–
Ann Holland
1843–
Joseph Holland
1846–
Jane Holland
1848–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (3)

1843

Age 0

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 7

When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
1884

Age 41

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)

  • Ann Holland in household of John Holland, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Anne Holland, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"
  • Ann Holland, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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