Mellin Louisa French

1893–1941 (Age 48)
Penge, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mellin Louisa

When Mellin Louisa French was born on 24 January 1893, in Penge, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, her father, Alfred Sydney French, was 30 and her mother, Harriett Ann Parsons, was 36. She married Wilfred Thomas Hawkes Pipen about September 1912, in Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. She died on 19 April 1941, in Camberwell, Southwark, London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 48, and was buried in Camberwell, Southwark, London, England, United Kingdom.

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Mellin Louisa French
Wilfred Thomas Hawkes Pipen
Marriage: about September 1912

Spouse & Children

  • Female1893–1941Female

  • Wilfred Thomas Hawkes Pipen


about September 1912
Pontypridd, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

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World Events (8)

1894 · Tower Bridge Completed

Age 1

Tower Bridge was completed in 1894. It is built across the Thames and is a suspension bridge. It has gothic towers on either side of it and is sometimes confused with the London Bridge. It is also the oldest bridge in London.
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 11

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.

Age 15

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish:1. ethnic name for someone from France, Middle English frensche, or in some cases perhaps a nickname for someone who adopted French airs. 2. variant of Anglo-Norman French Frain .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mellen French in household of Alfred French, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Mellen L French in household of Alfred S French, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Pippen, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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