Joseph Henry Gerry

11 June 1871–
Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Joseph Henry

When Joseph Henry Gerry was born on 11 June 1871, in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Gerry, was 26 and his mother, Fanny Fowler, was 22.

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John Gerry
Fanny Fowler
Joseph Henry Gerry
Eliza Jane Geary

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World Events (3)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 9
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
Age 13
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
Age 37
London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English (Devon and Cornwall): of Norman origin, a variant of Geary .Possibly an altered form of German Gehri, a variant of Gehr 1.

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

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  • Joseph Henry Gerry, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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