James Ernest Waterhouse

1878–
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James Ernest

When James Ernest Waterhouse was born in 1878, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joshua Waterhouse, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Ann Whiteley, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Waterhouse
1851–
Sarah Ann Whiteley
1854–1892
Sarah Ella Waterhouse
1868–
Lottie Waterhouse
1871–1945
John Alfred Waterhouse
1878–
James Ernest Waterhouse
1878–
Ann Elizabeth Waterhouse
1879–
Emma Waterhouse
1881–1881
Sarah Ann Waterhouse
1883–1969
Josiah Waterhouse
1888–
George Waterhouse
1889–1959
Ada Waterhouse
1892–1982

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 2

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

Age 6

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1914

Age 36

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Yorkshire, Lancashire, and Midlands): topographic name for someone who lived in a house by a stretch of water or perhaps a moated house, from Middle English water ‘water’ + hous ‘house’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • James E Waterhouse in household of Joshua Waterhouse, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • James Ernest Waterhouse, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, for James Ernest Waterhouse

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