Emily Harwood

28 August 1859–
Great Cressingham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Emily

When Emily Harwood was born on 28 August 1859, in Great Cressingham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Harwood, was 21 and her mother, Sarah Ann Macrow, was 20. She lived in Hilborough, Norfolk, England in 1861 and Swaffham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Family Time Line

Robert Harwood
1838–1904
Sarah Ann Macrow
1839–
Henry Harwood
1859–
Emily Harwood
1859–
Arthur Harwood
1865–
George Harwood
1861–1919
George Harwood
1861–
Anna Harwood
1865–
Alfred Harwood
1867–
James Harwood
1872–
Elizabeth Harwood
1874–1875

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 21

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

Age 25

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

Age 45

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

English and Scottish: habitational name from any of various places, for example in the Scottish Borders and in Cheshire, Lancashire, Lothian, Northumberland, and North and West Yorkshire, called Harwood or Harewood from Old English hār ‘gray’ or hara ‘hare’ + wudu ‘wood’. This name has also become established in Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emily Harwood in household of Abraham Harwood, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Emily Harwood in household of Abram Harwood, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Emily Harwood, "England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941"

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