Osmond Ernest Mayne

17 July 1891–1966 (Age 74)
Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Osmond Ernest

When Osmond Ernest Mayne was born on 17 July 1891, in Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, Frederick Mayne, was 37 and his mother, Ellen Donovan, was 35. He married Mabel Louise Gimblet on 17 May 1914, in Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died in 1966, in Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Osmond Ernest Mayne
Mabel Louise Gimblet
Marriage: 17 May 1914
Blanche G V Mayne
Joan Sheila Mayne

Spouse and Children

17 May 1914
Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Mayne





    James John Mayne


    Frederick Bernard Mayne


    George F Mayne


    Mary M Mayne


    Catherine Agnes Mayne


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World Events (8)

1900 · Strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry

Age 9

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.

Age 17

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 23

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: variant spelling of Main .2 Irish: mainly of Norman English origin ( see Main 3–6) but in County Fermanagh used sometimes to represent McManus .3 French: variant of Maine .

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

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Sources (3)

  • 1911 Wales Census - Ancestry.com
  • 1901 Wales Census - Ancestry.com
  • England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915 - Ancestry.com

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