Bertha Turvey


Brief Life History of Bertha

When Bertha Turvey was born in 1890, in Forest Gate, Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Charles Turvey, was 27 and her mother, Mary Jane Edith Walling, was 24. She lived in Ilford, Essex, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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John Charles Turvey
Mary Jane Edith Walling
Bertha Turvey
Hilda M Turvey
Alice Muriel Turvey
Florence Ethel Turvey
Margarita Mary Turvey
John Charles Turvey
Phyllis Norah Turvey
Reginald Walling Turvey
Margaret Mary Turvey
Henry Massey Turvey
Leonard Maurice Turvey

Sources (4)

  • Bertha W Turvey, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Bertha Turvey, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • W in household of CHARLES, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 14

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.


Age 18

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 31

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.

Name Meaning

English (Northamptonshire, Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire): habitational name from Turvey, a place in Bedfordshire named from Old English turf ‘turf’ + ēg ‘island’. This name may have become confused with Turville .

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

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