James Exshaw

Brief Life History of James

When James Exshaw was born on 26 November 1899, in Ireland, his father, Thomas Cunningham Exshaw, was 44 and his mother, Mary Barnsley Speer, was 32. He lived in Dungannon, County Tyrone, Ireland in 1901. He died on 16 May 1974, in County Monaghan, Ireland, at the age of 74.

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Thomas Cunningham Exshaw
Mary Barnsley Speer
Constance Mary Exshaw
Roland Lynar Exshaw
Francis Gregston Exshaw
Edward Halliday Exshaw
Sidney Exshaw
James Exshaw

Sources (2)

  • James Exshaw in household of Thomas C Exshaw, "Ireland Census, 1901"
  • James Exshaw in household of Thomas C Exshaw, "Ireland Census, 1901"

World Events (5)


Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.


In the Government of Ireland Act 1920, Ireland was partitioned, with the unionist-dominated north east becoming Northern Ireland.


Ireland remains neutral during the WWII.

Name Meaning

English: probably a reduced form of Ellershaw .

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

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