James Kirby

19 January 1871–March 1954 (Age 83)
Wye, Kent, England

The Life of James

James Kirby was born on 19 January 1871, in Wye, Kent, England. He married Annie Hellyar in October 1892, in Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Southampton St Mary, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died in March 1954, in Southampton, Hampshire, England, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

James Kirby
1871–1954
Annie Hellyar
1869–1924
Marriage: October 1892
James Henry Kirby
1893–
Lydia Martha Kirby
1903–1965

Spouse and Children

    Male1871–1954Male

    Annie Hellyar

    Female1869–1924Female

MARRIAGE
October 1892
Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

    James Henry Kirby

    Male1893–Male

    Lydia Martha Kirby

    Female1903–1965Female

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 9

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 13

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

Age 33

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: habitational name from any of the numerous places in northern England called Kirby or Kirkby, from Old Norse kirkja ‘church’ + býr ‘settlement’.2 Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Garmhaic ‘descendant of Ciarmhac’, a personal name meaning ‘dark son’. Compare Kerwick .

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

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Sources (3)

  • James Kirby, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • James Kirby, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"
  • 1881 England Census

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