Rose Holman

15 August 1904–about January 1997 (Age 92)
Deptford, Lewisham, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Rose

When Rose Holman was born on 15 August 1904, in Deptford, Lewisham, London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Ernest George Holman, was 21 and her mother, Rose Adams, was 17. She lived in Battleford, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1911 and Saskatchewan, Canada in 1916. She died about January 1997, in Canada, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Edmund Sydney Theodore Payne
Rose Holman

Spouse and Children

    Edmund Sydney Theodore Payne



Parents and Siblings

    Ernest George Holman







    Ernest Thomas Stephen Holman


    Olive Holman



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World Events (8)


Age 4

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1915 · Zeppelins Over London

Age 11

On May 31, 1915 a German zeppelin went over London in dark of night. It released a bomb over the city killing 28 people and wounding 60. 

Age 36

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly southern) and Dutch: topographic name for a dweller in a hollow ( see Hole ).2 English (chiefly southern): topographic name for a dweller by a holly tree or on an island, from Middle English holm ( see Holme ) + man.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rose Holman in household of Ernest George Holman, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • Rose Holman in household of Ernest Holman, "Canada Census, 1911"
  • Rose Holman in household of Ernest Holman, "Canada Census, 1906"

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