William Kimberley Hockley

1843–1921 (Age 77)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William Kimberley

When William Kimberley Hockley was born on 6 April 1843, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Hockley, was 65 and his mother, Ann Whitworth, was 27. He married Christana Priddy on 11 March 1866, in Bordesley, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Aston, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom for about 50 years. He died in 1921, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

William Kimberley Hockley
1843–1921
Christana Priddy
1846–1907
Marriage: 11 March 1866
Christiana Hockley
1866–
William Hockley
1869–
Mary Ann Hockley
1871–
John Hockley
1874–
Carrie Hockley
1876–
Jack Hockley
1877–1922

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
11 March 1866
Bordesley, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

  • Christiana Hockley

    Female1866–Female

  • William Hockley

    Male1869–Male

  • Mary Ann Hockley

    Female1871–Female

  • John Hockley

    Male1874–Male

  • Carrie Hockley

    Female1876–Female

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (5)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 11

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 37

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

Age 41

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (mainly Essex): habitational name from any of various places, for example in Essex and West Midlands. The former is so called from the Old English personal name Hocca or hocc ‘mallow’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’; the latter from the personal name Hucca + hlāw ‘hill’.

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

Sources (3)

  • William Hockley, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • William Hockley, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • William Hockley, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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