Isaac Winter

about 1855–
Chieveley, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Winter was born about 1855, in Chieveley, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Winter, was 40 and his mother, Lucy Lailey, was 34.

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Family Time Line

Charles Winter
1815–1891
Lucy Lailey
1821–1899
Hannah Winter
1845–
Harriet Ann Winter
1850–
Henry Charles Winter
1852–
Isaac Winter
1855–
Thomas Winter
1857–1897

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 25

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 29

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 49

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.

Name Meaning

1 English, German, Danish, and Swedish: nickname or byname for someone of a frosty or gloomy temperament, from Middle English, Middle High German, Danish, Swedish winter (Old English winter, Old High German wintar, Old Norse vetr). The Swedish name can be ornamental.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Winter ‘winter’, either an ornamental name or one of the group of names denoting the seasons, which were distributed at random by government officials. Compare Summer , Fruhling , and Herbst .3 Irish: Anglicized form (part translation) of Gaelic Mac Giolla-Gheimhridh ‘son of the lad of winter’, from geimhreadh ‘winter’. This name is also Anglicized McAlivery.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Isaac Winter in household of Charles Winter, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Isaac Winter in household of Charles Winter, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Isaac Winter, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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