Arthur Victor Prior Gammon

10 November 1901–February 1985
Hackington, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Arthur Victor Prior

When Arthur Victor Prior Gammon was christened on 10 November 1901, in Hackington, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Arthur Gammon, was 26 and his mother, Florence Sarah Cladingbowl, was 30. He died in February 1985, in Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 83.

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James Arthur Gammon
Florence Sarah Cladingbowl
Ernest James Prior Gammon
Arthur Victor Prior Gammon
Kathleen Lydia Prior Gammon

Parents and Siblings



    Ernest James Prior Gammon



    Kathleen Lydia Prior Gammon


World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

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.

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Name Meaning

English:1. variant of Game . 2. from Anglo-Norman French gambon ‘ham’, a diminutive of gambe, Norman-Picard form of Old French jambe ‘leg’ (Late Latin gamba), hence probably a nickname for someone with some peculiarity of the legs or gait.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Arthur Victor Prior Gammon - Church record: birth-name: Arthur Victor Prior Gammon

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