Lily Ann Dove

1888–
Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Lily Ann

When Lily Ann Dove was born in 1888, in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Jabez Andrew Dove, was 32 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Darlington, was 35.

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Family Time Line

Jabez Andrew Dove
1856–1928
Elizabeth Ann Darlington
1853–
Edith Dove
1877–
Sarah Rebecca Dove
1878–1880
Hannah Dove
1880–
Thomas Edward Dove
1882–1940
Eva Dove
1885–
John Samuel Dove
1886–
Lily Ann Dove
1888–
James A Dove
1894–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 13

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.
1908

Age 20

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 33

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English dove, Old English dūfe ‘dove’ (or perhaps occasionally from the Old Norse cognate dúfa), applied as a nickname for a mild and gentle person or as a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of doves. The Old English word was used as a personal name for either sex in the early Middle English period, and the surname at least in part derives from this use.2 Scottish: translation of Mac Calmáin ( see Coleman 1).3 Scottish: variant of Duff .

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

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  • Lily A Dove in household of Jabez A Dove, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Lily Ann Dove, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Lily Ann Dove, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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