Cyril Brackenbury

Brief Life History of Cyril

When Cyril Brackenbury was born on 27 August 1869, in Woolwich, Kent, England, his father, Charles Booth Brackenbury, was 37 and his mother, Hilda Eliza Campbell, was 37. He married Maude Catharine Browne in 1903, in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Redruth, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom in 1911 and Newton Abbot, Devon, England, United Kingdom in 1939. He died on 1 February 1962, in Newton Abbot, Devon, England, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Cyril Brackenbury
1869–1962
Maude Catharine Browne
1874–
Marriage: 1903
Norman Alexander Cable-Brackenbury
1912–1940

Sources (11)

  • Cyril Brackenbury, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Cyril Brackenbury, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • Cyril Brackenbury, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

1884

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1908

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire): habitational name from Brackenborough in Lincolnshire, or occasionally from Brackenbury Farm in Harefield, Middlesex, or another minor place called with Middle English braken ‘bracken’ (Old English bræcen or Old Norse brakni) + Old Norse berg or Old English beorg ‘hill’.

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

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