Emily Fagg

8 September 1857–
Paddington, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Emily

When Emily Fagg was born on 8 September 1857, in Paddington, London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Fagg, was 34 and her mother, Maria Whiting, was 32. She lived in Paddington, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Mitcham, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Thomas Fagg
Maria Whiting
Henry Crambrook Fagg
Thomas Mills Fagg
Emily Fagg
Jane Fagg
Archer John Fagg
Amy Elizabeth Fagg
William Fagg

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World Events (8)

1859 · Big Ben

Age 2

Big Ben is the name of the bell that is inside the clock tower. It is one of the most famous landmarks in London. The famous ringing from Big Ben is the result of it cracking four months after opening.

Age 27

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1888 · The Whitehall Mystery

Age 31

The Whitehall Mystery has some ties to Jack the Ripper, the victim was female and had been dismembered. The arms were found first; the headless torso to which they belonged was found a month later. The rest of the body was never discovered and the mystery was never solved.

Name Meaning

English (Kent): of uncertain origin. Reaney suggests that it may be a metonymic occupational name for a fish seller or a baker, from Middle English fagge, Old English facg, which denoted a kind of flatfish, and perhaps also a flat loaf. Another Middle English word fagge apparently denoted a fault in the weave of a piece of cloth.

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

Sources (3)

  • Emily Fagg in household of Thos Fagg, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Emily Fagg in household of Thomas Fagg, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Emily Fagg in household of Thomas Fagg, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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