Daisy Filer

Paulton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Daisy

When Daisy Filer was born in 1899, in Paulton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Filer, was 38 and her mother, Mary Ann Emery, was 30. She married William Bennett in 1920, in Clutton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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Daisy Filer
William Bennett
Marriage: 1920

Spouse & Children

  • Female1899–Female

  • William Bennett


Clutton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1861–Male

  • Mary Ann Emery




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 5

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Age 9

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 40

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a maker or user of files, from an agent derivative of Middle English file ‘file’. 2. occupational name for a spinner, from an agent derivative of Middle English, Old French fil ‘thread’ (Latin filum). 3. Americanized spelling of German Feiler , cognate of 1.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Daisy Filer in household of George Filer, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Daisy Filer in household of George Filer, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Filer, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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