Ralph Crosby Maddison

Brief Life History of Ralph Crosby

When Ralph Crosby Maddison was born in 1857, in Willington, Durham, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Maddison, was 23 and his mother, Hannah Lowey, was 22. He had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with Alice Lindsley. He lived in Brandon Colliery, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Brandon, Durham, England, United Kingdom for about 30 years.

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Ralph Crosby Maddison
Alice Lindsley
Hannah Maddison
Shamus Maddison
Mary A Maddison
Thomas L Maddison

Sources (6)

  • Ralph Maddison, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Ralph Crosby, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ralph C Maddison, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

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


Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

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

English: variant of Madison .

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

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