Emma Bentall

Brief Life History of Emma

When Emma Bentall was born on 17 May 1877, in High Easter, Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, Daniel Bentall, was 37 and her mother, Priscilla Challis Piggott Barnard, was 29. She married Philip Piggott Brown on 23 September 1911, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Chelmsford, Essex, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. She died on 19 December 1951, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 74.

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Philip Piggott Brown
Emma Bentall
Marriage: 23 September 1911
Philip Anthony Piggott Brown
Mary Emma Monica Bentall Brown
Priscilla Marigold Brown

Sources (13)

  • Emma Bentall in household of Daniel Bentall, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Emma Bentall, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • Emma Bentall, "British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932"

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

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


Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

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: locative name, status name from either of two places called Benthall in Shrops.

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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