Alice Florence Franklin

10 April 1869–3 January 1947 (Age 77)
Headington, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alice Florence

When Alice Florence Franklin was born on 10 April 1869, in Headington, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Franklin, was 38 and her mother, Jane Bushnell, was 44. She lived in Cowley, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years and Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died on 3 January 1947, in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

George Franklin
1831–1907
Jane Bushnell
1825–1898
William Franklin
1851–1918
Elizabeth Franklin
1853–1926
Clara H. Franklin
1855–1858
Henry Charles Franklin
1857–1927
Clara Franklin
1859–1900
Louisa Clara Franklin
1860–1878
Emily Jane Franklin
1861–1944
George Franklin
1863–1933
Henry Isaac Franklin
1866–1929
Alice Florence Franklin
1869–1947

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 11

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

Age 15

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 35

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: status name from Middle English frankelin ‘franklin’, a technical term of the feudal system, from Anglo-Norman French franc ‘free’ ( see Frank 2) + the Germanic suffix -ling. The status of the franklin varied somewhat according to time and place in medieval England; in general, he was a free man and a holder of fairly extensive areas of land, a gentleman ranked above the main body of minor freeholders but below a knight or a member of the nobility.2 The surname is also borne by Jews, in which case it represents an Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.3 In modern times, this has been used to Americanize François, the French form of Francis .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alice Franklin in household of George Franklin, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Alice F Franklin in household of George Franklin, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Alice Florence Franklin, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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