Ada Jenkins

1 April 1894–April 1964 (Age 70)
Bognor, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ada

When Ada Jenkins was born on 1 April 1894, in Bognor, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Thomas Jenkins, was 24 and her mother, Clara Hearn, was 28. She married Thomas Eli Hewson Peto on 26 July 1917, in Bognor, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died in April 1964, at the age of 70.

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Thomas Eli Hewson Peto
Ada Jenkins
Marriage: 26 July 1917
Dorothy Freda Peto

Spouse and Children

26 July 1917
Bognor, Sussex, England, United Kingdom


    Dorothy Freda Peto


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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 10

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 14

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 20

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Jenkin . Jenkins is one of the most common names in England, especially southwestern England, but is also especially associated with Wales.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ada Jenkins in household of William T Jenkins, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Ada Jenkins, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ada Jenkins, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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