Joseph Francis

1880–1964 (Age 84)
Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Francis was born in 1880, in Croydon, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Edmund Francis, was 32 and his mother, Jane Ann Hobbs, was 35. He died in 1964, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Edmund Francis
1848–1898
Jane Ann Hobbs
1845–1898
Thomas William Francis
1874–1956
Ellen Mary Francis
1877–1879
Edmund Francis
1880–1956
Joseph Francis
1880–1964
Andrew Francis
1881–1881
Jane Maud Francis
1885–

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Edmund Francis

    Male1848–1898Male

    Jane Ann Hobbs

    Female1845–1898Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 0

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

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.

Name Meaning

Latin: From the Latin name Franciscus, which has been rendered as "one who had visited the Franks," Franck and Frank are baptismal names that were derived from Francis. Franki is a Cornish form of Francis. Female names derived from Francis include Frances and France. Fanny is a nickname of Frances, perhaps at first Franny. Fraing and Frangag are Gaelic forms. Franzilla is a female name derived from Francillon, a diminutive of Francis.

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph Francis in household of Joseph E Francis, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Joseph Francis in household of Joseph E Francis, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Edmund Francis, "England, Surrey Parish Registers, 1536-1992"

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