George Jesse Hawkins

14 October 1904–21 June 1995 (Age 90)
Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George Jesse

When George Jesse Hawkins was born on 14 October 1904, in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Herbert Amos Hawkins, was 32 and his mother, Elizabeth Hall, was 31. He married Mabel Warwick on 27 December 1930, in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 21 June 1995, in Harpenden, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

George Jesse Hawkins
1904–1995
Mabel Warwick
1906–1985
Marriage: 27 December 1930

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 December 1930
Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1908

Age 4

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 10

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.
1928 · Women Grated Right to Vote

Age 24

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Hawkin, a diminutive of Hawk 1 with the Anglo-Norman French hypocoristic suffix -in.2 English: in the case of one family (see note below), this is a variant of Hawkinge, a habitational name from a place in Kent, so called from Old English Hafocing ‘hawk place’.3 Irish: sometimes used as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó hEacháin ( see Haughn ).

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

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  • George Hawkins in household of Herbert Hawkins, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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