Edith May Merriday

7 January 1910–15 December 1960 (Age 50)
Leyton, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Edith May

When Edith May Merriday was born on 7 January 1910, in Leyton, Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, Herbert Arthur Merriday, was 26 and her mother, Edith Maud Winter, was 26. She lived in Eastbourne, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1911 and Hornchurch, Essex, England, United Kingdom in 1939. She died on 15 December 1960, in Ilford, Essex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 50.

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Herbert Arthur Merriday
Edith Maud Winter
Edith May Merriday

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World Events (7)

Age 4
Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War
Age 4
After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.
Age 14
First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Name Meaning

English: see Merridew .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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Sources (4)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Edith May Merriday - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Edith May Merriday
  • Edith May Merriday in household of Herbert Arthur Merriday, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Edith M Merriday, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"

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