Gladys May Canham

13 September 1923–8 January 1985 (Age 61)
Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Gladys May

Gladys May Canham was born on 13 September 1923, in Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. She had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Arthur Kemp. She died on 8 January 1985, in King's Lynn, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 61.

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Arthur Kemp
Gladys May Canham
Gordon Terence Kemp
Shirley Ann Kemp

Spouse and Children



World Events (7)


Age 1

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.
1928 · Women Grated Right to Vote

Age 5

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

Age 17

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: habitational name from a place in Suffolk called Cavenham (of which this is a reduced form), from the genitive case of an unattested Old English byname Cāfna (from cāf ‘bold’, ‘active’) + Old English hām ‘homestead’.

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

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