Arnold Henry White

1 April 1897–13 January 1964 (Age 66)
Jeparit, Victoria, Australia

The Life of Arnold Henry

When Arnold Henry White was born on 1 April 1897, in Jeparit, Victoria, Australia, his father, John Bailey Gard White, was 29 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Smith, was 30. He married Ida Blanche Hickman on 21 April 1917, in South Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 13 January 1964, in Port Wakefield, South Australia, Australia, at the age of 66, and was buried in Port Wakefield, South Australia, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Arnold Henry White
1897–1964
Ida Blanche Hickman
1897–1958
Marriage: 21 April 1917
Mary Mavis Grace White
1922–2016
Ronald Arnold White
1923–1984
Keith Alwyn White
1927–1989
Glen Murray White
1932–1990

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 April 1917
South Australia, Australia
children

(4)

    Mary Mavis Grace White

    Female1922–2016Female

    Male1923–1984Male

    Keith Alwyn White

    Male1927–1989Male

    Male1932–1990Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Bailey Gard White

    Male1867–1946Male

    Mary Elizabeth Smith

    Female1866–1937Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1901

Age 4

First Federal election.
1901

Age 4

The Australian flag flown for the first time.
1918

Age 21

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish: from Middle English whit ‘white’, hence a nickname for someone with white hair or an unnaturally pale complexion. In some cases it represents a Middle English personal name, from an Old English byname, Hwīt(a), of this origin. As a Scottish and Irish surname it has been widely used as a translation of the many Gaelic names based on bán ‘white’ ( see Bain 1) or fionn ‘fair’ ( see Finn 1). There has also been some confusion with Wight .2 Translated form of cognate and equivalent names in other languages, such as German Weiss , French Blanc , Polish Białas ( see Bialas ), etc.

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

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  • Arnold Henry White, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Arnold Henry WHITE, "BillionGraves Index"

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