Herbert Butters

20 May 1866–12 January 1939 (Age 72)
Hoe, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Herbert

When Herbert Butters was born on 20 May 1866, in Hoe, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Hazel Butters, was 41 and his mother, Alice Wells, was 40. He married Anna Helena Jex in 1888, in Mitford, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. He lived in Hingham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Gooderstone, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 12 January 1939, in Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 72, and was buried in Hilborough, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom.

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Herbert Butters
Anna Helena Jex
Marriage: 1888
Herbert William Butters
Charles Edward Butters
George Butters
Cedric Harold Butters

Spouse and Children

Mitford, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (7)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 14

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

Age 18

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

Age 38

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: patronymic from Butter 1.2 English: occupational name for a servant working in a wine cellar, Norman French boterie ( see Buttery ), with the Middle English genitive -s.3 German: variant of Butter 2.

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

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  • Herbert Butters, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Herbert Butters in household of George Butters, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Herbert Butters in household of George Butters, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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