Benjamin Grimmer

1844–1912 (Age 68)
Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Grimmer was born in 1844, in Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, Benjamin Grimmer, was 37 and his mother, Jane Tooley, was 37. He had at least 5 sons and 4 daughters with Amelia Hunn. He lived in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died in 1912, in Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Grimmer
1844–1912
Amelia Hunn
1847–
Lydia Amelia Grimmer
1864–
Benjamin Grimmer
1867–1888
Charles Grimmer
1869–
John Grimmer
1870–
Joseph Grimmer
1872–
Clara Grimmer
1873–
Albert Grimmer
1876–
Edith Grimmer
1878–
Eliza Grimmer
1880–

Spouse and Children

children

(9)

    Lydia Amelia Grimmer

    Female1864–Female

    Benjamin Grimmer

    Male1867–1888Male

    Charles Grimmer

    Male1869–Male

    John Grimmer

    Male1870–Male

    Joseph Grimmer

    Male1872–Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (5)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 10

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 36

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

Age 40

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Norman personal name Grimier, composed of the Germanic elements grīm ‘mask’, ‘helmet’ + hari, heri ‘army’.2 German: variant of Grimm 2.3 German: variant of Krimmer .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Benjamin Grimmer, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Benjamin Grimmer, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Benjamin Grimmer, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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