Albert Percy High

Male1897–

Brief Life History of Albert Percy

When Albert Percy High was born in 1897, in West Ham, London, England, United Kingdom, his father, Alfred High, was 34 and his mother, Louisa Toms, was 45. He lived in Wandsworth, London, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

Alfred High
1863–
Louisa Toms
1852–
Alfred Francis Richard High
1884–
Stafford William High
1887–
Arthur Leslie High
1889–
Mable Louisa High
1891–
Gordon Alexander High
1893–
Sydney Bernard High
1894–
Albert Percy High
1897–

Sources (1)

  • Albert P High in household of Louisa High, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (7)

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World Events (8)

1908

Age 11

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

1915 · Zeppelins Over London

Age 18

On May 31, 1915 a German zeppelin went over London in dark of night. It released a bomb over the city killing 28 people and wounding 60. 

1940

Age 43

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

Name Meaning

English:

nickname for a tall man, from Middle English heigh, hey, high ‘high, tall’ (Old English hēah). Compare Hay 3.

topographic name for someone who lived ‘(on the) height or hill’, from Middle English heigh ‘height, hilltop’ (Old English hēah). Compare Hight .

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

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