Gertrude Miriam Troubridge

11 July 1878–1970 (Age 91)
London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Gertrude Miriam

When Gertrude Miriam Troubridge was born on 11 July 1878, in London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert William Troubridge, was 29 and her mother, Ellen Joslin, was 29. She married Frederick Sherwood in 1902, in West Ham, Essex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Lewisham, London, England, United Kingdom in 1911 and Southend-on-Sea, Essex, England, United Kingdom in 1939. She died in 1970, in Rochford, Essex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Sherwood
Gertrude Miriam Troubridge
Marriage: 1902
Mary Sherwood
Norman Llwellyn Sherwood
Margery Joscelyn Sherwood
Kenneth Troubridge Sherwood

Spouse and Children

West Ham, Essex, England, United Kingdom


    Mary Sherwood



    Margery Joscelyn Sherwood


    Kenneth Troubridge Sherwood


Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 6

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1888 · The Whitehall Mystery

Age 10

The Whitehall Mystery has some ties to Jack the Ripper, the victim was female and had been dismembered. The arms were found first; the headless torso to which they belonged was found a month later. The rest of the body was never discovered and the mystery was never solved.

Age 30

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trowbridge in Wiltshire, named from Old English trēow ‘tree’ + brycg ‘bridge’; the name probably referred to a felled trunk serving as a rough-and-ready bridge.

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

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  • Gertrude M Troubridge in household of Robert W Troubridge, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Gertrude Troubridge in household of Robert W Troubridge, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Gertrude Miriam Sherwood in household of Frederick Sherwood, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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