Col. Archibald Christie

30 September 1889–20 December 1962 (Age 73)
Peshawar, Peshāwar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan

The Life of Archibald

When Col. Archibald Christie was born on 30 September 1889, in Peshawar, Peshāwar, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, his father, Archibald Richards Christie, was 40 and his mother, Ellen Ruth Coates, was 28. He married Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller on 24 December 1914, in Clifton St Andrew, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Bengal, India in 1889 and Hampstead, London, England, United Kingdom in 1939. He died on 20 December 1962, in London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 73, and was buried in Mount Herzl National Cemetery, Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel.

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Family Time Line

Col. Archibald Christie
1889–1962
Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Miller
1890–1976
Marriage: 24 December 1914
Rosalind Margaret Clarissa Christie
1919–2004

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 December 1914
Clifton St Andrew, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1894 · Tower Bridge Completed

Age 5

Tower Bridge was completed in 1894. It is built across the Thames and is a suspension bridge. It has gothic towers on either side of it and is sometimes confused with the London Bridge. It is also the oldest bridge in London.
1908

Age 19

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

Scottish: from the personal name Christie, a pet form of Christian .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Col Archibald Christie in entry for Mr Cranworth David Coleman, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Col Archibald Christie in entry for Agatha Kinghthood Christie, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Col Archibald Christie in entry for Dame Agatha Christie Succ, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

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