Edward Neal Silby

Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Edward Neal

When Edward Neal Silby was born in 1842, in Clerkenwell, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Neale Silby, was 33 and his mother, Mary Ann, was 33. He married Susan Emily Dix on 28 June 1863, in Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Edward Neal Silby
Susan Emily Dix
Marriage: 28 June 1863
Albert Edward Selby
Emily Silby

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 June 1863Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    +3 More Children

    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: locative name from Sileby (Leics), recorded as Silesbi in 1205, Silebi in 1207, and Silby in 1328.

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Edward Silby in household of Neail Silby, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Wm Selby in entry for Burt E Selby and Anna Weitzman, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1940"
    • Edward Selby in entry for Albert Edward Selby, "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986"

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