Elizabeth How

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth How was born in March 1883, in Bethnal Green, London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Charles How, was 37 and her mother, Elizabeth Allan, was 35. She married George Arthur Brown in January 1911, in Péronne, Somme, Hauts-de-France, France. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Shoreditch, London, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Leyton, Essex, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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George Arthur Brown
Elizabeth How
Marriage: January 1911
Kathleen Lillian BROWN

Sources (5)

  • Lizzie How in household of Charles How, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Lizzie How, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • Lizzie Brown in household of George Arthur Brown, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1888 · The Whitehall Mystery

The Whitehall Mystery has some ties to Jack the Ripper, the victim was female and had been dismembered. The arms were found first; the headless torso to which they belonged was found a month later. The rest of the body was never discovered and the mystery was never solved.


Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Howe or Hugh .

Chinese: variant Romanization of the surnames 侯 (see Hou 1), 郝 (see Hao 1), 胡 (see Hu 1), 何 and 賀 (see He 1 and 2).

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

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