Ethel Bates

1884–
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England

The Life of Ethel

When Ethel Bates was born in 1884, in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England, her father, William Bates, was 44 and her mother, Naomi Costin, was 34. She married Henry Holmes in 1905. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Henry Holmes
1878–
Ethel Bates
1884–
Marriage: 1905
Alan Whitburn Holmes
1905–1993
Edith Hannah Holmes
1908–1975
Mary G Holmes
1911–

Spouse and Children

    Henry Holmes

    Male1878–Male

    Female1884–Female

MARRIAGE
1905
children

(3)

    Alan Whitburn Holmes

    Male1905–1993Male

    Edith Hannah Holmes

    Female1908–1975Female

    Mary G Holmes

    Female1911–Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Bates

    Male1840–1906Male

    Naomi Costin

    Female1850–Female

siblings

(3)

    Female1884–Female

    Geoffrey Bates

    Male1885–Male

    Sidney Arthur Bates

    Male1887–Male

World Events (8)

1884

Age 0

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

Age 20

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.
1918

Age 34

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Bate ( see Bartholomew ).2 Americanized form of German Betz . See also Betts .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ethel Bates in household of William Bates, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Ethel Bates in household of William Bates, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Ethel Holmes in household of Henry Holmes, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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