James George Patten

Male10 August 1840–19 October 1920

Brief Life History of James George

When James George Patten was born on 10 August 1840, in Great Baddow, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Patten, was 33 and his mother, Hannah Harris, was 29. He married Susan Ferguson Roberts on 27 February 1870, in Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in London, Middlesex, England in 1901 and Lewisham, London, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 19 October 1920, in Lewisham, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 80.

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James George Patten
Susan Ferguson Roberts
Marriage: 27 February 1870
George Ernest Patten
Lucy Edith Patten
Rose Ethel Patten
Charles James Patten
John Edgar Patten
Herbert Ewart Patten
Gertrude May Patten

Sources (14)

  • James Patten in household of James Patten, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • James George Patten, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • James George Patten, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 February 1870Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (7)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 

    Age 12

    George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 

    1868 · Abolition of Public Hangings at Newgate

    Age 28

    On May 26, 1868 the Capital Punishment Act was put into action. This made it so that public hangings no longer existed at Newgate in London.

    Name Meaning


    occasionally a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of clogs, from Middle English paten ‘clog’ (Old French patin).

    variant of Patton (a Middle English pet form of Patrick) with -in substituted for -on.

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

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