Malachi Hancock

about 1856–
Eatington, Warwickshire, England

The Life of Malachi

When Malachi Hancock was born about 1856, in Eatington, Warwickshire, England, his father, Malachi Hancock, was 37 and his mother, Kerenhappuck Penn, was 29. He married Mary Ann Wilkes on 26 October 1876, in Eatington, Warwickshire, England. He lived in Upper Ettington, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Family Time Line

Malachi Hancock
1856–
Mary Ann Wilkes
1856–1878
Marriage: 26 October 1876

Spouse and Children

    Male1856–Male

    Mary Ann Wilkes

    Female1856–1878Female

MARRIAGE
26 October 1876
Eatington, Warwickshire, England

Parents and Siblings

    Male1819–1911Male

    Kerenhappuck Penn

    Female1827–Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 24

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 28

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 48

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Hann + the hypocoristic suffix -cok, which was commonly added to personal names ( see Cocke ).2 Dutch: from Middle Dutch hanecoc ‘winkle’, ‘periwinkle’ (a type of shellfish), probably a metonymic occupational name for someone who gathered and sold shellfish.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Malchi Hancock in household of Malchi Hancock, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Malachi Hancock, "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1984"

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