Hannah Rebecca Horner

December 1864–December 1938 (Age 74)
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Hannah Rebecca

When Hannah Rebecca Horner was born in December 1864, in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Horner, was 30 and her mother, Mary Ann Kirby, was 30. She lived in Sudborough, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. She died in December 1938, in Oundle, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 74.

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William Horner
Mary Ann Kirby
Alderman Kirby Horner
Ellen Jane Horner
Mary Ann Horner
Hannah Rebecca Horner
William Ploughman Horner

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World Events (6)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 16

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

Age 20

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 40

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

1 English, Scottish, German, and Dutch: from Horn 1 with the agent suffix -er; an occupational name for someone who made or sold small articles made of horn, a metonymic occupational name for someone who played a musical instrument made from the horn of an animal, or a topographic name for someone who lived at a ‘horn’ of land.2 habitational name from Horner in Diptford, Devon, which is named from Old English horn ‘horn of land’ + ora ‘hill spur’, ‘ridge’.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Horn 4.

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

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  • Hannah Horner in household of William Kirby, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Hannah R Horner in household of Mary A Horner, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Hannah R Horner in household of Mary Ann Horner, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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