Ernest Greenway

Brief Life History of Ernest

When Ernest Greenway was born in 1879, in Kingsley, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Greenway, was 41 and his mother, Hannah Hughes, was 38. He married Sarah Miriam Brewer on 5 December 1909, in Denver, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Burton by Tarvin, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Jefferson, Colorado, United States in 1920.

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Ernest Greenway
Sarah Miriam Brewer
Marriage: 5 December 1909
Burton W F Greenway

Sources (4)

  • Ernest Greenway, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Ernest Greenway, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"
  • Ernest Greenway, "United States Census, 1920"

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World Events (8)

1881 · Denver becomes State Capitol

On Nov 8 1881, Denver becomes the state capitol, due to an economic boom the city experienced in the 1880s.


Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).


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

Name Meaning

English (Warwickshire and Staffordshire): topographic name for someone who lived by a grassy path, from Middle English grene, grein ‘green’ + weye ‘path’ (see Way ).

Americanized form (translation into English) of Dutch Groeneweg or German Grüneweg, Gröneweg, topographic names with the same meaning as 1 above.

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

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