Ernest Thomas Rees

September 1873–March 1916 (Age 42)
Chelsea, Middlesex, England

The Life of Ernest Thomas

When Ernest Thomas Rees was born in September 1873, in Chelsea, Middlesex, England, his father, William Rees, was 31 and his mother, Mary Hannah Hendra, was 28. He married Lillian Martin Howard in 1896, in St Saviour Southwark, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Chelsea, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died in March 1916, in Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 42.

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Ernest Thomas Rees
Lillian Martin Howard
Marriage: 1896

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    Lillian Martin Howard


St Saviour Southwark, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (5)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 7

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

Age 11

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

Age 31

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 Welsh: variant spelling of Reese .2 German: habitational name from a place in the Rhineland called Rees3 German: short form of Andreas .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ernest F Rees in household of William Rees, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Ernest T Rees in household of Sarah Woodforde, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Ernest Thomas Rees, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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