Henrietta Grendon

24 November 1896–17 May 1986 (Age 89)
Dublin, Ireland

The Life of Henrietta

When Henrietta Grendon was born on 24 November 1896, in Dublin, Ireland, her father, John Grendon, was 31 and her mother, Rachael Helena Govers, was 27. She married Arthur Lloyd Javery on 10 May 1922, in Proctor, Rutland, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States in 1930. She died on 17 May 1986, in Bennington, Vermont, United States, at the age of 89.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Lloyd Javery
1895–1982
Henrietta Grendon
1896–1986
Marriage: 10 May 1922
Doreen Javery (Ryan)
1927–2015

Spouse and Children

    Arthur Lloyd Javery

    Male1895–1982Male

    Female1896–1986Female

MARRIAGE
10 May 1922
Proctor, Rutland, Vermont, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    John Grendon

    Male1864–1926Male

    Rachael Helena Govers

    Female1869–1904Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1919

Age 23

Irish War of Independence against Britain ending in the Anglo Irish Treaty.
1920

Age 24

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from a place so named in Devon or from Glendon Hall in Northamptonshire. The first is named from Cornish glynne ‘valley’ + Old English dūn ‘hill’, while the Northamptonshire place name is from Old English clǣne ‘clean’ (i.e. clear of weeds) + dūn.2 Irish: reduced and altered form of MacAlinden, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Fhionntáin ‘son of a devotee of (Saint) Fintan’. Compare Lindy .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henrietta Grendon, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"
  • Henrietta Grandon in entry for Arthur L Javery, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008"
  • Henrietta Grendon, "Vermont Vital Records, 1760-2008"

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