Edward Arthur Milne FRS

14 February 1896–21 September 1950 (Age 54)
Hull, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Edward Arthur

When Edward Arthur Milne FRS was born on 14 February 1896, in Hull, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Sydney Arthur Milne, was 28 and his mother, Edith Cockcroft, was 26. He married Margaret Scott Campbell on 26 June 1928, in England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Sculcoates All Saints, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Hessle, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 21 September 1950, in Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, at the age of 54, and was buried in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Edward Arthur Milne FRS
Beatrica Bravoort Renwick
Marriage: 1940
Edith Renwick Milne

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  • Marriage
    1940New Jersey, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 2
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
    Age 12
    London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
    1912 · The Girl Scouts
    Age 16
    Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (mainly Aberdeenshire and Angus): occupational name from Middle English milne ‘mill’, also found as mulne in south and western England and melne in southeastern England. The Scottish name has been established in Ireland since the early 18th century, and has absorbed some cases of Irish Moyle . Compare Mill 1.

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

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    Sources (24)

    • Edward Arthur Milne, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
    • Edward Arth Milne in household of Sydney Arth Milne, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
    • Milne, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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