Arthur Homewood

Rotherfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Arthur

When Arthur Homewood was born on 26 February 1881, his father, George Homewood, was 55 and his mother, Harriet Dadswell, was 49. He lived in Rotherfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1881.

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George Homewood
Harriet Dadswell
James Dadswell
Arthur Stone
Elizabeth Homewood
Arthur Homewood

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World Events (8)


Age 3

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

Age 23

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.

Age 33

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English (Kent and Sussex): habitational name from any of various places of this name, in particular one in the parish of Perching, Sussex, recorded as Homwood in about 1280 ; there were others in Chailey and Forest Row in Sussex. All are probably named from Middle English home ‘homestead’, ‘manor’ + wode ‘wood’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Arthur Homewood, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Arthur Homewood, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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