Rose Elizabeth Richardson

7 March 1910–28 November 1989 (Age 79)
Rotherhithe, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Rose Elizabeth

When Rose Elizabeth Richardson was born on 7 March 1910, in Rotherhithe, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, her father, Edmund Richard Richardson, was 30 and her mother, Mary Eliza Peacock, was 30. She married William Frederick Potter on 24 September 1932, in Bermondsey, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Bermondsey, London, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died on 28 November 1989, in Hastings, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

William Frederick Potter
1906–1975
Rose Elizabeth Richardson
1910–1989
Marriage: 24 September 1932

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 September 1932Bermondsey, Surrey, England, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1914
    Age 4
    Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
    1915 · Zeppelins Over London
    Age 5
    On May 31, 1915 a German zeppelin went over London in dark of night. It released a bomb over the city killing 28 people and wounding 60. 
    1940
    Age 30
    Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the personal name Richard . This has undoubtedly also assimilated like-sounding cognates from other languages, such as Swedish Richardsson.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Richard
    Richarson
    Richerson
    Richeson
    Richison

    Sources (2)

    • Rose Richardson in household of Edmund Richardson, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
    • Legacy NFS Source: Rose Elizabeth Richardson - Government record: birth-name: Rose Elizabeth Richardson

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