Ellen Maria Wallis

Female16 January 1859–

Brief Life History of Ellen Maria

When Ellen Maria Wallis was born on 16 January 1859, in Worcester, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Wallis, was 36 and her mother, Mary Ann Carwardine, was 11856. She lived in Warndon, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1861.

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Robert Wallis
Mary Ann Carwardine
Herbert William Wallis
Ellen Maria Wallis

Sources (4)

  • Ellen M Wallis, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Ellen Maria Wallis, "England and Wales, Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Ellen Maria Wallis - Government record: Birth record or certificate: birth: 16 January 1859; Worcester, Worcestershire, England

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 21

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


Age 25

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 45

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

Scottish and English: from Anglo-Norman French Waleis, Walais ‘Welshman’, also sometimes ‘Breton’ (from Old English wēalas, walas, plural of walh, wealh, originally meaning a ‘Roman citizen’ and referring to the native British population, but in Old English this term later came to mean ‘serf, unfree person, foreigner’ or ‘Welshman’). In western and central England the medieval reference is clearly to Welshmen. In Norfolk and Lincolnshire, the reference was probably to Bretons, many of whom settled in the eastern counties after the Conquest. Compare Welsh , Walsh . The idea that the Scottish surname refers to the Welsh-speaking Britons of Strathclyde is erroneous.

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

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