Ernest Sowden

3 February 1902–1987 (Age 84)
Yorkshire, England

The Life of Ernest

When Ernest Sowden was born on 3 February 1902, his father, William Sowden, was 35 and his mother, Ruth Coupland, was 33. He lived in Bramley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died in 1987, in Dipton, Durham, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

Ernest Sowden
1902–1987
Isabel Fenwick
1903–1978

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Sowden

    Male1867–Male

    Ruth Coupland

    Female1868–Female

siblings

(9)

    Francis Henry Sowden

    Male1888–Male

    James Sowden

    Male1890–Male

    Sarah Elizabeth Sowden

    Female1892–Female

    Florence Jane Sowden

    Female1894–Female

    Annie Sowden

    Female1896–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1908

Age 6

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1915 · Zeppelin Raid

Age 13

During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.
1940

Age 38

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Soden .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Ernest Sowden in household of William Sowden, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ernest Sowden - Individual or family possessions: death: 1987; Dipton, Durham, England, United Kingdom

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