George Hope

17 August 1897–23 December 1971 (Age 74)
Coventry, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Hope was born on 17 August 1897, in Coventry, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Hope, was 28 and his mother, Jane Price, was 30. He married Daisy Josephine Procter on 26 December 1928. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Balsall Heath, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 23 December 1971, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 74, and was buried in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

George Hope
1897–1971
Daisy Josephine Procter
1905–1988
Marriage: 26 December 1928
Greta Irene Hope
1935–1977

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 December 1928
St. James, Edgbaston, Birmingham, England
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1869–1955Male

    Jane Price

    Female1867–1940Female

siblings

(6)

    Jessie Maud Hope

    Female1891–Female

    Female1894–1986Female

    Male1897–1971Male

    Dennis Hope

    Male1898–Male

    Charles Rowland Hope

    Male1901–Male

+1 More Child

World Events (7)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 7

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.
1908

Age 11

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1918

Age 21

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and English: topographic name for someone who lived in a small, enclosed valley, Middle English hop(e), or a habitational name from a place named with this word, of which there are examples in North Yorkshire, Lancashire, Derbyshire, Cheshire, Shropshire, Clwyd, Devon, Herefordshire, Kent, Sussex, and elsewhere. The surname is most common in Scotland and northern England, and it is also established in Ireland.2 Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads, notably in Hordaland, so named from Old Norse hóp ‘narrow bay’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • George Hope in household of George Hope, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • George Hope in household of George Hope, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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