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
1866–1948
Elizabeth Barker
1865–1924
Marriage: 13 November 1890
Gladys Elizabeth B. Weight
1891–1892
Thomas Edward B. Weight
1894–1969
Constance Dorothy Barker Weight
1897–

Spouse and Children

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

(3)

    Gladys Elizabeth B. Weight

    Female1891–1892Female

    Male1894–1969Male

    Constance Dorothy Barker Weight

    Female1897–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(1)

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.
1884

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.

Possible Related Names

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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