Joane Trowbridge

Taunton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joane

When Joane Trowbridge was christened on 21 May 1612, in Taunton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Trowbridge, was 41 and her mother, Agnes Prowse, was 37. She died on 13 October 1616, in England, United Kingdom, at the age of 4, and was buried in Taunton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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John Trowbridge
Agnes Prowse
Elizabeth Trowbridge
Thomas Trowbridge
John Trowbridge
Prudence Trowbridge
Agnes Trowbridge
William Trowbridge
James Trowbridge
Joane Trowbridge
Tacy Trowbridge

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Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trowbridge in Wiltshire, named from Old English trēow ‘tree’ + brycg ‘bridge’; the name probably referred to a felled trunk serving as a rough-and-ready bridge.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Trowbridge "The Primitive Settler in America and his Family" Marriage and Burial Records of St. Mary Magdalen Church , Taunton, Somerset, England
  • Thomas Trowbridge " The Primitive Settler in America and his Family" - St. Mary Magdalen Parish Registers
  • Legacy NFS Source: <Unknown> - christening: 21 May 1612; Taunton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

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