Joseph R. Borley

1919–May 2003 (Age 84)
London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph R.

When Joseph R. Borley was born in 1919, in London, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph William Borley, was 22 and his mother, Margaret Findley, was 22. He married Harriet May Bunyan in 1941, in Dartford, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died in May 2003, in Greenwich, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Joseph R. Borley
1919–2003
Harriet May Bunyan
1923–
Marriage: 1941
Rita Borley
1951–2008

Spouse and Children

    Male1919–2003Male

    Harriet May Bunyan

    Female1923–Female

MARRIAGE
1941
Dartford, Kent, England, United Kingdom
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Male1918–1994Male

    Male1919–2003Male

    Margaret D Borley

    Female1920–1921Female

    Selina F Borley

    Female1923–1923Female

    James Borley

    Male1924–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 2

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.
1924

Age 5

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.
1945

Age 26

The UK becomes a permanent member of the UN Security Council.

Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): habitational name of uncertain origin: probably from a lost settlement called Buddeley in Tabley Superior, Cheshire. Another possibility is Budleigh in Devon (Bodelie in Domesday Book), named with Old English budda ‘beetle’ (or the same word used as a byname) + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Borley, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Joseph R Borley, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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