John Mock

1844–29 March 1844
Braunton, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Mock was born in 1844, in Braunton, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Mock, was 32 and his mother, Ann Barnes, was 32. He died on 29 March 1844, in his hometown, at the age of 0.

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Family Time Line

James Mock
1812–1886
Ann Barnes
1812–1887
William Mock
1836–
Richard Mock
1838–
Maria Mock
1840–1914
Betsy Mock
1842–1843
John Mock
1844–1844
Mary Mock
1845–1846
Emma Mock
1848–
John Mock
1851–1889
Francis Mock
1853–

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Name Meaning

1 English (Devon): from the rare Old English masculine personal name Mocca, which may be related to a Germanic stem mokk- ‘to accumulate’, ‘to be heaped up’, and hence may originally have been a nickname for a heavy, thickset person. Alternatively, it could be from Middle English mokke ‘trick’, ‘joke’, ‘jest’, ‘act of jeering’, a derivative of mokke(n) ‘to mock’, from Old French moquer.2 German: variant of Maag .3 German: nickname for a short, thickset man, Middle High German mocke.

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

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