Alice Mary Orme

1869–16 July 1953 (Age 84)
Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alice Mary

When Alice Mary Orme was born in 1869, in Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Orme, was 29 and her mother, Jane Whitehead, was 27. She married Thomas Henry Sayers on 21 February 1888, in Queensland, Australia. She immigrated to Townsville, Queensland, Australia in 1878. She died on 16 July 1953, in Queensland, Australia, at the age of 84, and was buried in Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Henry Sayers
1865–1934
Alice Mary Orme
1869–1953
Marriage: 21 February 1888

Spouse and Children

    Thomas Henry Sayers

    Male1865–1934Male

    Female1869–1953Female

MARRIAGE
21 February 1888
Queensland, Australia

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Orme

    Male1840–1924Male

    Jane Whitehead

    Female1842–1923Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1870

Age 1

British troops withdraw from Australia.
1884

Age 15

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1892

Age 23

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Name Meaning

1 Northern English: from the Old Norse personal name Ormr, originally a byname meaning ‘snake’, ‘serpent’, ‘dragon’.2 French: topographic name for someone who lived near a conspicuous elm tree, from Old French orme (Latin ulmus).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Alice Mary Orme, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Alice Mary Orme, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"

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