Cornelius Naylor

1852–1926 (Age 74)
Basford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Cornelius

When Cornelius Naylor was born in 1852, in Basford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Naylor, was 41 and his mother, Sarah Watkinson, was 43. He married Sarah Dakin about 1872, in Stapleford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Blackwell, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881. In 1881, at the age of 29, his occupation is listed as coal minor in Blackwell, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. He died in 1926, in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Cornelius Naylor
Sarah Dakin
Marriage: about 1872
Ellen Naylor
Maria Naylor
Thomas Naylor
Eliza Naylor
Cornelius Naylor

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1872Stapleford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 2
    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 28
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
    Age 32
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): occupational name for a maker of nails, from Middle English nailer ‘nail maker’. This name was also taken to Ireland in the 17th century. Compare Nail .Americanized form (translation into English) of German Nahler, a variant of Nagler , and of French Cloutier . Compare Nailor .History: Some of the American bearers of the surname Naylor are descendants of Zacharie Cloutier from France, who was in QC by 1634 (see Cloutier ).

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Cornelius Naylor in household of Thomas Naylor, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Cornelius Naylor, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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