George Kimberley

6 October 1844–
Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Kimberley was christened on 6 October 1844, in Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Charles Kimberley, was 33 and his mother, Mary Hitchman, was 44.

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Family Time Line

Charles Kimberley
1810–
Mary Hitchman
1800–
Ann Kimberley
1833–1881
Benjamin Kimberley
1834–
Charlotte Kimberley
1837–
Elizabeth Kimberley
1839–
Charles Kimberley
1841–
George Kimberley
1844–

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Kimberley

    Male1810–Male

    Mary Hitchman

    Female1800–Female

siblings

(6)

    Ann Kimberley

    Female1833–1881Female

    Male1834–Male

    Charlotte Kimberley

    Female1837–Female

    Elizabeth Kimberley

    Female1839–Female

    Male1841–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (3)

1854 · The Crimean War

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1884

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of three places so named, in Nottinghamshire, Warwickshire, and Norfolk. The one in Nottinghamshire, Chinemarelie in Domesday Book, is ‘woodland clearing of Cynemǣr’, from an Old English personal name composed of the elements cyne- ‘royal’ + mǣr ‘fame’, with lēah ‘clearing’. The one in Warwickshire, recorded in 1311 as Kynebaldeleye, is ‘Cynebald's clearing’ ( see Kemble ). The one in Norfolk, Chineburlai in Domesday Book, is ‘Cyneburh's clearing’ ( see Kimbrough ).

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

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Sources (1)

  • George Kimberley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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