Henry Hand

1859–before 30 June 1936 (Age 77)
Kiveton Park, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Henry

When Henry Hand was born in 1859, in Kiveton Park, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Philip Hand, was 33 and his mother, Ann Atkin, was 35. He married Ellen Roberts in 1904, in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Anston cum Membris, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died before 30 June 1936, at the age of 77.

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Henry Hand
Ellen Roberts
Marriage: 1904

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1904Worksop, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (7)

    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened
    Age 4
    The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 21
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
    Age 25
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English, German, and Dutch: nickname for someone with a peculiarity or deformity of the hand or perhaps to skill in its use, from Middle English hond(e), hand(e), Middle High German hant, found in such appellations as Johan metter hant (Rijkhoven 1284), Liebhard mit der Hand (Augsburg 1383).Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German Hand ‘hand’ (see 1 above).Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fhlaithimh (see Guthrie ), as a result of association with the Gaelic word lámh ‘hand’. It is used as an English equivalent for several other names of Gaelic origin too, such as Claffey , Glavin , and McClave .

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Henry Hand, “GRO Official Information on Births – 1837 – 1922”
    • Henry Hand in household of Philip Hand, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Henry Hand, “GRO Official Information on Deaths – 1837 – 1957”

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