Edith Alice Taylor Garbett

23 April 1904–27 January 1989 (Age 84)
Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edith Alice Taylor

Edith Alice Taylor Garbett was born on 23 April 1904, in Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Thomas Taylor and Florence Jane Taylor. She died on 27 January 1989, in Motherwell, North Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 84.

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Joseph Garbett
Edith Alice Taylor Garbett

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Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Taylor


    Florence Jane Taylor




World Events (3)

1905 · Stornoway Town Hall

Age 1

Stornoway Town Hall was the first town hall in Stornoway Scotland but burned down in 1918. The clock tower on the building became famous after Calum Kennedy named a song after the town called ‘Lovely Stornoway’. The current building is still being used as a multi-purpose venue. Hosting different commercial and community activities.

Age 4

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 10

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

Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): from Gerberht, a Norman personal name composed of the Germanic elements gār, gēr, ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’ ( see Gebert 1). There has been some confusion with Garbutt .

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

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