Henry Thomas Street

28 January 1850–30 December 1874 (Age 24)
Stockwell, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Henry Thomas

When Henry Thomas Street was born on 28 January 1850, in Stockwell, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Gray Street, was 30 and his mother, Esther Harriet Huggett, was 23. He lived in Lambeth, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Camberwell, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 30 December 1874, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 24, and was buried in Historic Springville Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Thomas Gray Street
Esther Harriet Huggett
Henry Thomas Street
Edwin William Street
Laura Esther Street
Son Street

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World Events (5)

1854 · The Crimean War
Age 4
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.
Age 13
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 13
The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English stret(e) ‘street, Roman road’ (Old English strǣt). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived in the main street of a village or town or by a Roman road, or habitational, from a place so named, such as Street (Kent, Herefordshire, Somerset), Street on the Fosse (Somerset), Strete in Blackawton (Devon), Strete Raleigh in Whimple (Devon), or Streat (Sussex). In the Middle Ages the word at first denoted a Roman road but later also came to denote the main street in a town or village.Americanized form (translation into English) of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Strasser and a number of other surnames with similar meaning.Americanized form of Jewish (from Morocco) Chetrit: perhaps from the Arabic verbal root shṭr ‘to become skillful, dexterous, astute’. The exact origin of the suffix –it is unclear.

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

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Sources (10)

  • Henry Street in household of Hester Street, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Henry T Street in household of Thomas G Street, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Henry Thomas Street, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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