Ann Elizabeth York

13 January 1688–1756 (Age 67)
Olney, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ann Elizabeth

When Ann Elizabeth York was born on 13 January 1688, in Olney, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard York, was 37 and her mother, Ann Seymour, was 36. She married Solomon Allred in 1704, in Olney, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1756, at the age of 68, and was buried in Sandy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Liberty, Randolph, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Solomon Allred
Ann Elizabeth York
Marriage: 1704
Elizabeth Allred
William Allred Sr
Thomas Allred
Solomon Allred
Barbara Allred

Spouse and Children

Olney, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom


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Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the city of York in northern England, or perhaps in some cases a regional name from the county of Yorkshire. The surname is now widespread throughout England. Originally, the city bore the British name Eburacum, which probably meant ‘yewtree place’. This was altered by folk etymology into Old English Eoforwīc (from the elements eofor ‘wild boar’ + wīc ‘outlying settlement’). This name was taken over by Scandinavian settlers in the area, who altered it back to opacity in the form Iorvík and eventually Iork, in which form it finally settled by the 13th century. The surname has also been adopted by Jews as an Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ann Elizabeth York Allred, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ann York, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975" (1689)
  • Ann Elizabeth Allred (born York), 'WikiTree'

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