John le Mann Keeper of the Gate

about 1457–May 1528 (Age 71)
Braddock, Cornwall, England

The Life of John le

John le Mann Keeper of the Gate was born about 1457, in Braddock, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom as the son of Solomon Lyman. He married Johanna Cornwallis in 1479, in Braddock, Cornwall, England. He died in May 1528, in Canterbury, Kent, England, at the age of 71, and was buried in Canterbury, Kent, England.

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Family Time Line

John le Mann Keeper of the Gate
1457–1528
Johanna Threthewey
1460–1513
Marriage: 1486
James Mann
1487–1528
John Thomas Mann
1495–1577
George Thomas Mann
1497–1539
Nicholas Mann
1500–
John Thomas Mann Mayor Of Poole
1500–
Annis Mann
1502–1558
Christopher le Mann
1504–1559
John Mann
1505–1578
Isabel Mann
1506–
Maud Mann
1508–1563
William Mann
1510–

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MARRIAGE
1486
Braddock, Cornwall, England
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Name Meaning

1 English, German, Dutch (De Mann), and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a fierce or strong man, or for a man contrasted with a boy, from Middle English, Middle High German, Middle Dutch man. In some cases it may have arisen as an occupational name for a servant, from the medieval use of the term to describe a person of inferior social status. The Jewish surname can be ornamental.2 English and German: from a Germanic personal name, found in Old English as Manna. This originated either as a byname or else as a short form of a compound name containing this element, such as Hermann .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Man (cognate with 1).

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

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  • England, Select Norfolk Church of England Parish Registers, 1538-1900
  • U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900

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