Arthur Finney

28 February 1924–28 May 2009 (Age 85)
England, United Kingdom

The Life of Arthur

When Arthur Finney was born on 28 February 1924, in England, United Kingdom, his father, William Finney, was 32 and his mother, Jane Gregson, was 36. He died on 28 May 2009, in Australia, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

William Finney
1891–1976
Jane Gregson
1888–1975
Amy Finney
1913–
Jane Finney
1914–
William Finney
1917–
Annie Finney
1919–
Thomas Finney
1921–2003
Frederick Finney
1922–
Arthur Finney
1924–2009

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

    Amy Finney

    Female1913–Female

    Jane Finney

    Female1914–Female

    William Finney

    Male1917–Male

    Annie Finney

    Female1919–Female

    Male1921–2003Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1939

Age 15

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.
1940

Age 16

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.
1948

Age 24

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places in Cheshire called Finney or from Fenay in West Yorkshire, probably named from Old English fīnig ‘heap’ (especially one of wood), or from Old English and Old Norse finn ‘coarse grass’ + (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Blundell, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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