Arthur Noble

1883–
Bitton, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Arthur

When Arthur Noble was born in 1883, in Bitton, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Noble, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Holloway, was 36.

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Arthur Noble
1883–
MRS Julia NOBLE
1886–

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World Events (8)

1884

Age 1

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

Age 21

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 31

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

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish (of Norman origin); also French: nickname from Middle English, Old French noble ‘high-born’, ‘distinguished’, ‘illustrious’ (Latin nobilis), denoting someone of lofty birth or character, or perhaps also ironically someone of low station. The surname has been established in Ireland since the 13th century, but was re-introduced in the 17th century and is now found mainly in Ulster.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of Knöbel, a surname derived from an archaic German word for a servant. This was the name of a famous rabbinical family which moved from Wiener Neustadt to Sanok in Galicia in the 17th century; several members subsequently emigrated to the U.S.3 Jewish: Americanized form of Nobel .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Arthur Noble in household of Robert Noble, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Arthur Noble, "England, Bristol Parish Registers, 1538-1900"
  • Arthur Noble, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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