James Comerford

1893–1964 (Age 71)
St Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

James Comerford was born in 1893, in St Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the son of patrick comerford and laura ann murray. He died in 1964, in his hometown, at the age of 71.

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patrick comerford
laura ann murray
Elizabeth Comerford
Mary Comerford
Patrick Comerford
John Comerford
James Comerford
Peter Aloysious Comerford
Winifred Comerford
Laura Ann Comerford

Parents and Siblings

    patrick comerford


    laura ann murray




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World Events (3)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 8

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.

Age 15

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced, Anglicized, and altered form of Gaelic Mac Cumascaigh ‘son of Cumascach’, a byname from cumascach ‘mixer’, ‘confuser’. See also Comiskey .2 English: habitational name from Comberford in Staffordshire, so named with the Old English personal name Cumbra (originally an ethnic name for a British Celt), or from the genitive plural of the tribal name, meaning ‘of the British’ + Old English ford ‘ford’.

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

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