Walter Craven

about 1866–2 August 1892 (Age 26)
Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Walter

When Walter Craven was born about 1866, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Craven, was 21 and his mother, Mary Illingworth, was 21. He married Margery Cockcroft in July 1889, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Clayton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Allerton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891. He died on 2 August 1892, at the age of 26.

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Family Time Line

Walter Craven
1866–1892
Margery Cockcroft
1864–
Marriage: July 1889
Edgar Craven
1890–
Annie Craven
1892–

Spouse and Children

    Male1866–1892Male

    Margery Cockcroft

    Female1864–Female

MARRIAGE
July 1889
Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (2)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 14

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 18

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Crabháin (County Galway) or Mac Crabháin (Louth, Monaghan) ‘descendant (or ‘son’) of Crabhán’.2 English: regional name from the district of West Yorkshire so called, which is probably ‘garlic place’, from a British word, the ancestor of Welsh craf ‘garlic’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter Craven, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Walter Craven in household of William Craven, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Walter Craven in household of William Craven, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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