Horace Kyme Waite

5 June 1896–19 March 1966 (Age 69)
Surfleet, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Horace Kyme

When Horace Kyme Waite was born on 5 June 1896, in Surfleet, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Waite, was 53 and his mother, Emma Kimm, was 45. He married Nellie Haresign in 1925, in Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1939. He died on 19 March 1966, in Gosberton Clough, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 69.

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Horace Kyme Waite
Nellie Haresign
Marriage: 1925
George Roy WAITE

Spouse and Children

Spalding, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom


    George Roy WAITE


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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 8

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 12

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 22

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a watchman, Anglo-Norman French waite (of Germanic origin; compare Wachter ), or from the same word in its original abstract/collective sense, ‘the watch’. There may also have been some late confusion with White .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Horace Waite in household of James Waite, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Horace Waite in household of George Waite, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Horace K Waite, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"

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