Louisa Ann Peel

2 January 1874–1957 (Age 83)
Toseland, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Louisa Ann

When Louisa Ann Peel was born on 2 January 1874, in Toseland, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Peel, was 21 and her mother, Eliza Ann Tingay, was 18. She married Frank Curtis on 26 December 1895, in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Eastwood, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died in 1957, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Frank Curtis
Louisa Ann Peel
Marriage: 26 December 1895
Louisa Annie Curtis
Nellie Catherine Curtis
Frederick Victor Curtis
Reginald John Curtis
Sydney George Curtis
Eric James Curtis
Francis John Curtis

Spouse and Children

26 December 1895
Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 6

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

Age 10

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

Age 30

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 northern): from Anglo-Norman French pel ‘stake’, ‘pole’ (Old French piel, from Latin palus), a nickname for a tall, thin man. It may also have been a topographic name for someone who lived by a stake fence or in a property defended by one, or a metonymic occupational name for a builder of such fences. Compare Pallister .2 Dutch: habitational name from places so called in North Brabant (where there is also a district called De Peel) and Dutch Limburg, from De Peel in Ravels, Antwerp province, or from Pedele in Kaggevinne and in Adorp, Brabant.3 German: possibly a habitational name from a lost or unidentified place name.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lusin Peel in household of James Peel, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Louisa Peel in household of James Peel, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Louisa Ann Peel, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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