Joanna Gamble

30 March 1873–1948 (Age 74)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joanna

When Joanna Gamble was born on 30 March 1873, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Patrick Gambles, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Wood, was 28. She married George Megginson on 1 May 1898, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She died in 1948, in her hometown, at the age of 75, and was buried in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

George Megginson
Joanna Gamble
Marriage: 1 May 1898

Spouse and Children

1 May 1898
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Patrick Gambles





    Mary E Gamble


    Elizabeth Alicia Gamble


    Edward Gamble


    Margaret Gamble



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 7

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

Age 11

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

Age 31

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

1 English: from the Old Norse byname Gamall meaning ‘old’, which was occasionally used in North England during the Middle Ages as a personal name.2 Altered spelling of German Gambel .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • 1911 England Census
  • 1891 England Census
  • 1901 England Census

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