Arthur Homewood

1881–
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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Family Time Line

George Homewood
1826–
Harriet Dadswell
1832–
James Dadswell
1829–1886
Arthur Stone
1859–
Elizabeth Homewood
1872–
Arthur Homewood
1881–

Parents & Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1884

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.
1914

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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