Oliver Rawlings

1867–1945 (Age 78)
Burbage, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Oliver

When Oliver Rawlings was born in 1867, in Burbage, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Rawlings, was 33 and his mother, Hannah Davis, was 38. He married Elizabeth Gilbert on 28 March 1896, in Grafton, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Burbage, Wiltshire, England in 1911 and Pewsey, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom in 1939. He died in 1945, in Devizes, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.

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Oliver Rawlings
1867–1945
Elizabeth Gilbert
1866–
Marriage: 28 March 1896

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 March 1896
Grafton, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (7)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 13

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

Age 17

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

Age 37

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

English: patronymic from Rawling .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Oliver Rawlings in household of George Rawlings, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Oliver Rawlings in household of George Rawlings, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Oliver Rawlings in household of George Rawlings, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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