Henry Lyth

8 January 1880–
Egton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Henry

When Henry Lyth was born on 8 January 1880, in Egton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Lyth, was 32 and his mother, Mary Welford, was 23. He married Clare Hilda Readman on 24 February 1908, in Whitby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Whitby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Henry Lyth
Clare Hilda Readman
Marriage: 24 February 1908
Kenneth Hilary Lyth
Doris Mary Lyth

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World Events (8)

Age 4
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale
Age 24
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.
Age 34
Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

1 English: locative name for someone who lived by a slope (Middle English lith, from Old English hlið, hlid, Old Scandinavian hlíð), or for someone from a place named with one of these words, such as Lythe (NR Yorks) or Lyth (Westm). Some later bearers may belong with (2).2 English: nickname from Middle English lithe, Old English līðe ‘mild, gentle’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Henry Lyth in household of Hannah Lyth, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Henry Lyth, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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