George Riddle

Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of George

When George Riddle was born in 1868, in Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Riddle, was 34 and his mother, Maria Crowley, was 28. He lived in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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George Riddle
Maria Crowley
Maria Riddle
George Riddle

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 12
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
Age 16
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale
Age 36
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

Scottish and northern English:1. habitational name from Ryedale in North Yorkshire, being the valley of the river Rye (a name of Celtic origin). 2. variant of Riddell .

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

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Sources (2)

  • George Riddle in household of Maria Riddle, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • George Kiddle in household of Maria Arnold, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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