William Gee


Brief Life History of William

William Gee was born in 1846, in Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. He married Mary Sarah Nuttall on 15 April 1880, in Bolton le Moors St George, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Halliwell, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Bolton le Moors St Peter, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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William Gee
Mary Sarah Nuttall
Marriage: 15 April 1880
Gertrude Blanche Gee
Robert Stanley Gee
Florence Mary Gee

Sources (4)

  • William Gee, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • William Gee in entry for Florence Mary Gee, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • William Gee, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 April 1880Bolton le Moors St George, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (3)

    World Events (8)

    1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

    Age 4

    When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.

    1854 · The Crimean War

    Age 8

    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.

    1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

    Age 32

    The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: pronounced originally with a hard /g/, a shortened form of McGee , Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodha ‘son of Aodh’ (see McCoy ).

    English: pronounced with a soft g, /dʒ/; generally a variant of Jay .

    French (Gée): habitational name from any of several places called Gée or Gé, for example in Maine-et-Loire, derived from the Gallo-Roman domain name Gaiacum. Compare Ge .

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

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