Henry Edward Caley

18 May 1876–3 August 1941 (Age 65)
Kilmeena, County Mayo, Ireland

The Life of Henry Edward

When Henry Edward Caley was born on 18 May 1876, in Kilmeena, County Mayo, Ireland, his father, Joseph John Caley, was 36 and his mother, Mary Anne Penman, was 25. He lived in St Davids, Pembrokeshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1881 and Falmouth, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 3 August 1941, at the age of 65.

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Joseph John Caley
Mary Anne Penman
Mary Ann Caley
Harriette Jane Caley
Ellen Elizabeth Caley
Henry Edward Caley
Florence Caley
Arabella Caley
Joseph John Caley
Albert Edward Caley

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 4

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

Age 8

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1900 · Strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry

Age 24

The strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry was the longest in Wales history, lasting from November 22, 1900 to 1903. When workers in the quarry were informed that union dues were no longer being collected, they started protesting.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from places in Eure and Seine-Maritime, France, called Cailly, from a Romano-Gallic personal name Callius + the locative suffix -acum.2 English: habitational name from a minor place called Caley in the parish of Winwick, Lancashire, named with Old English ‘jackdaw’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.3 Irish: reduced and altered form of Mccauley .

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

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  • Henry H Caley in household of Albert Broughton, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Henry E Caley in household of John Caley, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Henry Edward Caley, "Ireland Civil Registration, 1845-1913"

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