Clara Pomphrett


Brief Life History of Clara

When Clara Pomphrett was born in 1862, in Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Pomphrett, was 36 and her mother, Elizabeth Sapsed, was 36. She married James Dorrington on 15 June 1889, in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Bishop Stortford, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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James Dorrington
Clara Pomphrett
Marriage: 15 June 1889

Sources (6)

  • Clara Dorrington in household of James Dorrington, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Clara Pomphrett, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Clara Pomphrett in household of Alfred J Barrett, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 June 1889Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 18

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


    Age 22

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    1904 · The Entente Cordiale

    Age 42

    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: see Pomfret .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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