Florence Elizabeth Bowering

1871–
Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Florence Elizabeth

When Florence Elizabeth Bowering was born in 1871, in Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Bowring, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Lovell, was 24. She married Charles Henry Latham on 25 December 1889, in Holy Trinity, Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

Charles Henry Latham
1868–
Florence Elizabeth Bowering
1871–
Marriage: 25 December 1889
Florence Lousia Latham
1891–
Annie Latham
1892–
Alice Latham
1894–
Charles John Latham
1896–
Lizzie Latham
1901–
George Edward Latham
1910–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1889
Holy Trinity, Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    Florence Lousia Latham

    Female1891–Female

    Annie Latham

    Female1892–Female

    Alice Latham

    Female1894–Female

    Charles John Latham

    Male1896–Male

    Lizzie Latham

    Female1901–Female

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 9

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

Age 13

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

Age 33

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

English: topographic name for someone who dwelt in a small cottage, from an unattested Old English word būring, a derivative of būr ‘bower’, ‘cottage’ ( see Bower ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Florence Elizth Latham in household of Edwin Latham, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Florence Elizabeth Bowering, "England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-2001"
  • Florence Elizabeth Bowring, "England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-1936"

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