GEDCOM Statistics
Eachus Family Tree
This GEDCOM was created using BROSKEEP 7.3.1 WINDOWS on 23 January 2019
Individuals
Males
14638
50.21%
Females
14503
49.75%
Total surnames
Families

Earliest birth yearRichard Watmore ‎(I18049)‎
Birth 1420 Prescot Lancashire, England
Latest birth yearBenjamin Taylor Griffith ‎(I6668)‎
Birth 12 July 1991
Death 31 October 1991 ‎(Age 3 months)‎
Earliest death yearWilliam Watmore ‎(I18045)‎
Birth 1472 23 Prescot, Lancashire, England
Death 1537 ‎(Age 65)‎ Stottesdon, Shropshire, England
Latest death year Anthony James ‎(I18993)‎
Birth 1956 26 24 Ince, Lancashire, England
Death 22 July 2018 ‎(Age 62)‎ In Hospital cause of death Cancer ‎[Sunday]‎
Person who lived the longest
106
Olive Ida Bucknall ‎(I15980)‎
Birth 1898 36 37 York, Yorkshire, England
Death February 2004 ‎(Age 106)‎ Doncaster
Average age at death
52
Males: 53   Females: 51
Family with the most children
16
James Bayley + Penelope Salmon ‎(F5004)‎
Marriage 29 June 1780 Wybunbury
Average number of children per family
2.87
 
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Most Common Surnames
ADAMSON, AINSWORTH, ALLEN, ASHTON, ATHERTON, BAYLEY, BEECH, BELL, BIRKETT, BLADEN, BONNER, BOOTH, BRACEGIRDLE, BRADBURY, BRADSHAW, BRAIN, BRATHERTON, BROWN, BROWNLESS, BUCKLEY, BUCKNALL, BURGESS, BUTTERWORTH, CADBY, CARTER, CHAPPELL, CHARLESWORTH, CHURCHILL, COLE, CORDWELL, CREES, CREFFIELD, CURTIS, DALE, DANIELS, DAWSON, DEAN, DERBYSHIRE, DIXON, DUTTON, EACHUS, ENGLISH, EVANS, FISHBURNE, FORSTER, GARNER, GASKELL, GIBBARD, GILBERT, GOULDING, GRAINGER, GREEN, GRICE, GUEST, HALL, HAMLETT, HARRIS, HARRISON, HEATON, HICKSON, HILL, HODKINSON, HOGG, HOLDEN, HOLLAND, HOPE, HOUGH, HUGHES, HULME, HYDE, INGRAM, JACKSON, JAMES, JOHNSON, JONES, KELSALL, KIRKHAM, LAWMAN, LEA, LEES, LEGGATT, LOWNDES, MARSH, MARTIN, MASON, MASSEY, MAWDSLEY, MEMORY, MILLS, MOLYNEUX, MORREY, MOSS, MULLENDER, NEWTON, NORBURY, OGDEN, OLLIER, OWEN, PALIN, RAWLE, RAYNER, RICHARDSON, ROBINSON, SHAKESHAFT, SHAW, SHELDON, SHIPTON, SIDDELEY, SIMPSON, SMITH, STEWART, STRAWSON, SUMNER, SUTTON, SWIFT, TAYLOR, TELFORD, THOMAS, TINNION, TODHUNTER, TOMLINSON, TREWEEK, TURNER, VERDIN, WAKEFIELD, WALKER, WALMSLEY, WARD, WARREN, WELCH, WHARTON, WHITEHEAD, WHITTAKER, WICKERSHAM, WILLIAMS, WILSON, WOLSTENHOLME, WOOD, WORRALL, WORTHINGTON, WRIGHT, YARWOOD, YOXALL
On This Day ...
RecordGIVNDateAnniversaryEvent
Bower, Betty Betty23 January 1780240Baptism 
Bradshaw, Mary Mary23 January 1777243Baptism 
Bradshaw, Sarah Sarah23 January 1777243Baptism 
Brownsword, Esther Esther23 January 1694326Baptism 
Carlile, Robert Henry
Zweifel, Elfrieda Anna
Robert Henry23 January 194872Marriage 
Crees, Joseph Joseph23 January 1703317Baptism 
Dempsey, Andrew S Andrew S23 January 1804216Birth 
Dixon, Samuel Samuel23 January 1825195Baptism 
Eachus, Abigail Fleming Abigail Fleming23 January 1864156Death 
Eachus, Anne Anne23 January 1707313Baptism 
Eachus, Evans
Johnson, Anna Mary
Evans23 January 1867153Marriage 
Eachus, Fred, Jr Fred23 January 20155Death 
Eachus, James James23 January 1842178Birth 
Eachus, James James23 January 1884136Birth 
Eachus, John William John William23 January 197248Death 
Eachus, Lewis M Lewis M23 January 1880140Death 
Eachus, Mary Mary23 January 1826194Death 
Eachus, Robert Robert23 January 1704316Baptism 
Eachus, William Henry William Henry23 January 1854166Birth 
Eachus, William Newton William Newton23 January 1866154Death 
Eagan, Annie Annie23 January 196060Burial 
Eichelberger, Helen Cessna Helen Cessna23 January 200515Death 
Francis, Isaac George Isaac George23 January 1774246Baptism 
Garner, James
Hobson, Elizabeth
James23 January 1853167Marriage 
Garrett, Walter R Walter R23 January 1859161Baptism 
Gibbard, Thomas Thomas23 January 1611409Burial 
Gilberts, Elizabeth Elizabeth23 January 1746274Birth 
Godfrey, Thomas Thomas23 January 1884136Burial 
Grainger, Henry Clifford Henry Clifford23 January 1882138Death 
Hamlett, Thomas Thomas23 January 1774246Baptism 
Heaps, Peter Peter23 January 1871149Death 
Heath, Ethel May Ethel May23 January 196159Death 
Holland, Thomas Thomas23 January 1814206Burial 
Holland, William William23 January 1787233Birth 
Hoopes, Hannah Eachus Hannah Eachus23 January 1843177Birth 
Johnson, Elizabeth Elizabeth23 January 1801219Burial 
Johnson, Timothy Timothy23 January 1802218Birth 
Latham, John
Dimmock, Mary
John23 January 1799221Marriage 
Lowndes, Matthew James
Jervis, Annie
Matthew James23 January 1877143Marriage 
March, Mary Mary23 January 1763257Burial 
Midwood, Arthur William Arthur William23 January 192298Birth 
Nowell, William William23 January 1783237Baptism 
Orritt, John John23 January 1819201Birth 
Partington, James James23 January 1886134Burial 
Pover, Elizabeth Elizabeth23 January 193882Burial 
Pratt, Helen Helen23 January 1896124Birth 
Queenborough, Pacey Pacey23 January 1801219Burial 
Queenborough, Susan Beatrice Susan Beatrice23 January 1802218Baptism 
Rawle, Jane Jane23 January 1683337Baptism 
Salmon, Richard Richard23 January 1901119Baptism 
Taylor, John John23 January 1812208Baptism 
Tomlinson, James James23 January 1825195Baptism 
Trethewey, John John23 January 1820200Baptism 
Wakefield, Thomas Thomas23 January 1785235Baptism 
Walker, Ann Ann23 January 1884136Burial 
Watmore, John John23 January 1653367Baptism 
Whitehead, Lucy Lucy23 January 193288Death 
Whitehead, Samuel Samuel23 January 1846174Birth 
Wickersham, Mary Mary23 January 1791229Birth 
Williams, Edwin Alfred Edwin Alfred23 January 1876144Birth 
‎(unknown)‎, Catherine Catherine23 January 1832188Burial 

Total events: 61
News
ORIGINS
6 February 2019 - 6:48:18pm

English Surnames record Localities or places where ancestors originated, or from their occupation or physical attributes.

Eachus is an old English Surname, First Mentioned in the field-name Eachus Plan in Church Minshull, Cheshire in the year 1304 CE.
It is a local “house” name. Perhaps with a first element related to \'addition\', or ‘increase\'

The name Eachus comes from the Norman French word ēaca, which means land, added to an estate.

Difficult Times

One of the things that would Have effected our Ancestors was the Long Hot Summer of 1305, it was a summer of Burning Heat and Drought which resulted in the Hay harvest Failing.
Later in 1316 we get the start of two years of Terrible Foods, which resulted in famine, and 1000’s loosing their lives. Burning heat & drought.

Then in the Mid 16th Century a run of very cold winters and short growing seasons resulted in Food Shortages and Famine. In 1557 the Harvest failed for the third year running, this followed two years of heavy rains, which resulted in what was reckoned to be the worst famine that century. As well as starvation thousands died from an outbreak of Plaque, one observer noted that “The like whereof has never been Known before”, to make matters worse prices rose sharply, and in the previous year grain had cost double what it did in 1553. This was a disaster for the 60% of the population who lived at subsistence level, wage earners had to spend 80 to 90 per cent of their income on food. One of the big trades was the cloth trade, which collapse with exports down by 30%. Whilst there can be no information as to how this situation effected the Eachus family, it is a fact that the only written reference to any Eachus family members in the following years is in 1566 when on the 3rd Day of May 1566 in Church Minshull, a child of Thomas Eachus was baptised named John.
But our story really starts with the person who is believed to be John’s Brother Peter. The marriage between Peter Eachus and Margaret Pownall took place on the 21st April 1594, again in Church Minshull. All the Eachus family members alive today are descended from Peter & Margaret.


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