Dorothy Violet Crump

28 January 1908–October 1996 (Age 88)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Dorothy Violet

When Dorothy Violet Crump was born on 28 January 1908, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Arthur Crump, was 43 and her mother, Kate Evans, was 39. She lived in Aston Manor, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died in October 1996, in Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Crump
Kate Evans
Elizabeth Kate Crump
Beatrice Florence Crump
Horace Norman Crump
May Lydia Crump
Arthur Edmund Crump
Dorothy Violet Crump

Parents and Siblings


    Kate Evans




    Elizabeth Kate Crump


    Beatrice Florence Crump


    May Lydia Crump


    Arthur Edmund Crump



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World Events (8)


Age 6

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 6

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.
1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 31

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly West Midlands): nickname for a cripple or hunchback, from English cromp, crump ‘bent’, ‘crooked’, ‘stooping’ (from Old English crumb). Compare Croom .2 Americanized spelling of German Krump , the variant Krumpp, or German and Dutch Kramp .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Dorothy Violet, "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1963"
  • Dorothy Violet Vrump in household of Arthur Vrump, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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