Frederick Golby

1878–April 1880 (Age 2)
Foleshill, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Frederick

When Frederick Golby was born in 1878, in Foleshill, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Goalby, was 37 and his mother, Mary Ann Jaques, was 36. He died in April 1880, in his hometown, at the age of 2, and was buried in Foleshill, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

John Goalby
Mary Ann Jaques
Eliza Selina Goalby
Samuel John Golby
Arthur Goalby
Ruth Golby
Tripena Selina Golby
Mary Golby
Frederick Golby
Lucy Golby

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (1)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 2

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

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from places in Norfolk and Cumbria named Colby, from the Old Norse personal name Koli (a byname for a swarthy person, from kol ‘(char)coal’) + Old Norse býr ‘settlement’.2 Variant spelling of Norwegian Kolby, a habitational name in Akershus, with the same etymology as 1.

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

Sources (3)

  • Frederick Gobby, "England, Warwickshire Parish Registers, 1535-1984"
  • Frederick Goalby, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"
  • Frederick Goalby, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.