Miriam Cousins

30 December 1884–1963 (Age 78)
Malton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Miriam

Miriam Cousins was born on 30 December 1884, in Malton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Robert Cousins and Rachel Spaven. She married Alfred Bristow in February 1914, in Malton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Lissett, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died in 1963, in Buckrose, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Bristow
Miriam Cousins
Marriage: February 1914

Spouse and Children

    Alfred Bristow



February 1914
Malton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Cousins


    Rachel Spaven





    Florance Cousins


    John R Cousins


World Events (7)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 20

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 24

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

Age 31

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the nickname Cousin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mirriam Cousins in household of Robert Cousins, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Miriam Cousin in household of Anne Usham, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Miriam Cousins in household of Elizth Towse, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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