John William Senior

1867–January 1952 (Age 85)
Lofthouse, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John William

When John William Senior was born in 1867, in Lofthouse, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Luke Senior, was 34 and his mother, Isabella Newsome, was 36. He married Rebecca Golby in 1887, in Brotton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in Kilton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Skelton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died in January 1952, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

John William Senior
1867–1952
Rebecca Golby
1868–
Marriage: 1887
Ann Senior
1889–
Isabella Senior
1890–
Joseph William Senior
1891–
Lilian Senior
1894–
Mary Elizabeth Senior
1896–
Edith Goldly Senior
1906–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1887
Brotton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    Ann Senior

    Female1889–Female

    Isabella Senior

    Female1890–Female

    Joseph William Senior

    Male1891–Male

    Lilian Senior

    Female1894–Female

    Mary Elizabeth Senior

    Female1896–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Luke Senior

    Male1833–1886Male

    Isabella Newsome

    Female1831–1902Female

siblings

(9)

    Joseph Senior

    Male1862–1870Male

    Mary Senior

    Female1862–Female

    Newsom Senior

    Male1864–Male

    Edward Jared Senior

    Male1866–Male

    Male1867–1952Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 13

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 17

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

Age 37

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 (mainly Yorkshire): nickname for a peasant who gave himself airs and graces, from Anglo-Norman French segneur ‘lord’ (Latin senior ‘elder’).2 English and Dutch: distinguishing nickname for the elder of two bearers of the same personal name (for example, a father and son or two brothers), from Latin senior ‘elder’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Wm Senior, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • John W Senior in household of Luke Senior, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • John William Senior, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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