John F Lynch

1852–
Ireland

The Life Summary of John F

When John F Lynch was born in 1852, in Ireland, his father, Patrick Lynch, was 24 and his mother, Mary Lane, was 24. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870.

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Family Time Line

Patrick Lynch
1828–1874
Mary Lane
1828–1911
John F Lynch
1852–
James Lynch
1853–
Harry Brigham Lynch
1862–1891
Bridgit Lynch
1855–
Jennie F Lynch
1855–1931
Patrick Henry Lynch
1858–1908
William Thompson Lynch
1859–1928
Edward Lynch
1860–

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World Events (8)

1863
Age 11
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 11
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1886
Age 34
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Liam, Kieran, Dermot, Donovan, Brigid, Caitlin, Siobhan, Aileen, Colm, Conley, Conor.Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Loingsigh ‘descendant of Loingseach’, a personal name meaning ‘mariner’ (from long ‘ship’). This is now a common surname in Ireland but of different local origins, for example chieftain families in counties Antrim and Tipperary, while in Ulster and Connacht there were families called Ó Loingseacháin who later shortened their name to Ó Loingsigh and also Anglicized it as Lynch.Irish (Anglo-Norman): from de Línse, a Gaelicized form of the Norman French name de Lench, deriving from one of the manors named Lench in Worcestershire. The placename derives from Old English hlenc ‘hill-side’.

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

Possible Related Names

McGlinchey
Linch
Lynskey
Link

Sources (2)

  • John Lynch in household of Patrick Lynch, "United States Census, 1860"
  • John Lynch in household of Patrick Lynch, "United States Census, 1870"

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