George William Edward Weight

19 August 1866–1948 (Age 81)
Great Warley, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George William Edward

When George William Edward Weight was born on 19 August 1866, in Great Warley, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edward Weight, was 26 and his mother, Elizabeth Cottrell, was 24. He married Elizabeth Barker on 13 November 1890, in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Nether Hallam, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died in 1948, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

George William Edward Weight
Elizabeth Barker
Marriage: 13 November 1890
Gladys Elizabeth B. Weight
Thomas Edward B. Weight
Constance Dorothy Barker Weight

Spouse and Children

13 November 1890
Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


    Gladys Elizabeth B. Weight



    Constance Dorothy Barker Weight


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 14

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

Age 18

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

Age 38

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

English: variant of Wight .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Weight in household of Edward Weight, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • George Weight, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • George W Weight in household of Edward Weight, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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