Lily Whitbread

January 1904–August 1985 (Age 81)
Emsworth, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Lily

When Lily Whitbread was born in January 1904, in Emsworth, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Whitbread, was 23 and her mother, Rhoda Mary Bowden, was 31. She died in August 1985, in Hampshire-Cross, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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George Whitbread
Rhoda Mary Bowden
Lily Whitbread
Marjorie Whitbread
George Whitbread

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    Marjorie Whitbread


    George Whitbread


World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 0

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.

Age 4

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1928 · Women Grated Right to Vote

Age 24

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a baker or seller of white bread, from Old English hwīt ‘white’ or hwǣte ‘wheat’ + brēad ‘bread’. White bread, considered the best bread, was made from wheat flour.2 In some cases, perhaps a translation of the German cognate Weisbrot .

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

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