william henry downes

1877–1955 (Age 78)
Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of william henry

When william henry downes was born in 1877, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Downes, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Ascough, was 24. He married Alice Beevers on 25 December 1901, in Sykehouse, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He died in 1955, in his hometown, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

william henry downes
1877–1955
Alice Beevers
1879–1973
Marriage: 25 December 1901
Mabel Downes
1903–
William Sefton Downes
1907–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1901
Sykehouse, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

Parents and Siblings

    Richard Downes

    Male1849–1911Male

    Elizabeth Ascough

    Female1853–1913Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 3

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

Age 7

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

Age 31

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant (plural) of Down .2 Irish (Counties Clare and Limerick): reduced Anglicized form of Irish Gaelic Ó Dubháin ( see Doane ).

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

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