George Eveleigh

1857–1917 (Age 60)
Chideock, Dorset, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of George

When George Eveleigh was born in 1857, in Chideock, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Eveleigh, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth Jerrard, was 25. He married Susan Osmond on 25 August 1877, in Chideock, Dorset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Almondsbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died in 1917, in Bridport, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 60.

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George Eveleigh
Susan Osmond
Marriage: 25 August 1877
Jane C Eveleigh
George Eveleigh
Charles William Eveleigh

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World Events (4)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 23
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
Age 27
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale
Age 47
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

(1997: 134;2007: 179; 2010: 265)English (Devon and Dorset): habitational name from a lost place called Eveleigh in Broad Clyst (Devon), from the Old English personal name Ifa + Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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Sources (16)

  • George Eveleigh in entry for Charles William Eveleigh, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • George Eveleigh in household of George Eveleigh, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • George Eveleigh, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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