Joseph Maughan

Alston, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Maughan was born on 28 December 1836, in Alston, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Maughan, was 28 and his mother, Isabella Coultherd, was 29. He married Mary Ann Hall on 7 June 1857, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Elswick, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Maughan
Mary Ann Hall
Marriage: 7 June 1857
Isabella Maughan
Elizabeth Anne Maughan

Spouse & Children

  • Male1836–Male

  • Mary Ann Hall


7 June 1857
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (8)


Age 7

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 18

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 44

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

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Mahan .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Maughan in household of William Maughan, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Joseph Maughan, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Joseph Maughan, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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