Susan Savage

Female13 July 1842–1928

Brief Life History of Susan

When Susan Savage was born on 13 July 1842, her father, George Savage, was 41 and her mother, Anne Page, was 30. She married Philip Thompson on 27 April 1867, in Shipdham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Shipdham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom for about 40 years. She died in 1928, in Mitford, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 86.

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Philip Thompson
Susan Savage
Marriage: 27 April 1867
Georgiana Thompson
Jesse Thompson
George Thompson
Philip Thompson
Flora Thompson

Sources (12)

  • Susana Thompson in household of Philip Thompson, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Susan Savage, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Philip Thompson in the Norfolk, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1940

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 April 1867Shipdham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    1854 · The Crimean War

    Age 12

    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 38

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

    Name Meaning

    English: of Norman origin, a nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English and Old French salvage, sauvage ‘wild, untamed’ (from Late Latin salvaticus, literally ‘man of the woods’, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’ influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural). Compare French Sauvage .

    Irish (Down): generally of English origin (it was taken to County Down in the 12th century), this name has also sometimes been adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Sabháin, the name of a small south Munster sept, which was earlier Anglicized as O'Savin (see Savin ).

    Americanized form of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Savich and of Serbian Savić (see Savic ).

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

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