Gertrude May Holloway

28 May 1886–1985 (Age 98)
Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Gertrude May

When Gertrude May Holloway was born on 28 May 1886, in Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Frederick Holloway, was 50 and her mother, Dorothy Ann Thorpe, was 40. She died in 1985, in Ipswich, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 99.

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Family Time Line

William Frederick Holloway
1836–1913
Dorothy Ann Thorpe
1846–
Mary Ann Holloway
1863–
Louisa Ellen Holloway
1866–1890
William Frederick Holloway
1870–1958
Alfred Holloway
1871–1889
George Henry Holloway
1873–1952
Albert Edwin Holloway
1879–
Frank Holloway
1881–
Ethel Annie Holloway
1884–
Gertrude May Holloway
1886–1985
Dorothy Myrtle Holloway
1894–1991

Parents and Siblings

    William Frederick Holloway

    Male1836–1913Male

    Dorothy Ann Thorpe

    Female1846–Female

siblings

(10)

    Mary Ann Holloway

    Female1863–Female

    Louisa Ellen Holloway

    Female1866–1890Female

    William Frederick Holloway

    Male1870–1958Male

    Alfred Holloway

    Male1871–1889Male

    Male1873–1952Male

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 18

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.
1908

Age 22

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 28

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous minor places so called, from Old English hol ‘hollow’, ‘sunken’ + weg ‘way’, ‘path’. In Ireland, it has sometimes been Gaelicized as Ó hAilmhic ( see Hulvey ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Legacy NFS Source: Gertrude May Holloway - Government record: Census record: birth: 28 May 1886; Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, England
  • Legacy NFS Source: Gertrude May Holloway - Government record: Death record or certificate: birth: 28 May 1886; Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, England
  • Legacy NFS Source: Gertrude May Holloway - Government record: Birth record or certificate: birth-name: Gertrude May Holloway

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