George Noble

1878–
Bitton, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Noble was born from 1878 to 1880, in Bitton, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Noble, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Holloway, was 33.

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Family Time Line

Robert Noble
1841–1909
Sarah Holloway
1847–1891
Robert Henry Noble
1873–1945
Joseph Noble
1874–1947
Thomas Noble
1875–
George Noble
1878–
Martha Ann Noble
1880–
Mary Ann Noble
1882–
Arthur Noble
1883–
William Noble
1884–

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 2

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 6

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1914

Age 36

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)

  • George Noble in household of Robert Noble, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • George Noble in household of Robert Noble, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • George Noble in household of Robert Noble, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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