James Harwood

Male19 October 1872–March 1902

Brief Life History of James

When James Harwood was born on 19 October 1872, in Swaffham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, Abraham Harwood, was 37 and his mother, Sarah Ann Macrow, was 34. He lived in Dereham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died in March 1902, in Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 29.

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Abraham Harwood
Sarah Ann Macrow
Henry Harwood
Emily Harwood
George Harwood
Anna Harwood
Arthur Harwood
Anna Harwood
Alfred Harwood
Elizabeth Harwood
James Harwood
Eliza Harwood

Sources (16)

  • James Harwood in household of John Harwood, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • James Harwood, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Norfolk, England, Transcripts of Church of England Baptism, Marriage and Burial Registers, 1600-1935

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Siblings (10)

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World Events (2)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 8

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


Age 12

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from any of several places called Harwood (Lancashire, Northumberland, North Yorkshire, Devon), Harewood (Herefordshire, Yorkshire), or Horwood (Devon). The placenames derive 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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