Selina Durston

1852–1952 (Age 100)
Bridgwater, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Selina

Selina Durston was born in 1852, in Bridgwater, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. She married William Richards in 1868, in Bedminster, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died before 1952, in England, United Kingdom, at the age of 99.

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Family Time Line

William Richards
1849–1875
Selina Durston
1852–1952
Marriage: 1868
Ellen Mary Richards
1869–1969
Charles H Richards
1872–1972

Spouse and Children

    William Richards

    Male1849–1875Male

    Female1852–1952Female

MARRIAGE
1868
Bedminster, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 2

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 28

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

Age 32

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (Somerset): habitational name from Durston in Somerset, named with the Old English personal name Dēor + tūn ‘settlement’, ‘farmstead’.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Selina Durston - Government record: birth-name: Selina Durston

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