Herbert Ernest Collings

29 May 1877–23 April 1953 (Age 75)
Pelynt, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Herbert Ernest

Herbert Ernest Collings was born on 29 May 1877, in Pelynt, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. He married Mary Elizabeth Borlase on 21 December 1902, in St Austell, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in St Austell, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 23 April 1953, in Gorran, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 75.

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Herbert Ernest Collings
Mary Elizabeth Borlase
Marriage: 21 December 1902
Lilian Rose Collings
Sidney Collings
Sarah Ann Collings

Spouse and Children

21 December 1902
St Austell, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom


World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 3

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

Age 7

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

Age 27

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Colling .

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

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  • ERNEST, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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