Ernest Gadsden

Brief Life History of Ernest

When Ernest Gadsden was born on 27 December 1895, in Bulwell, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Gadsden, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Hambleton, was 31. He married Elsie E Smith in 1933, in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. He registered for military service in 1915. He died in March 1966, in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 70.

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Ernest Gadsden
Elsie E Smith
Marriage: 1933

Sources (13)

  • Earnest Gadsden in household of John Gadsden, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Gadsden, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Ernest Gadsden in the British Army WWI Service Records, 1914-1920

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1904 · The Entente Cordiale

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.


London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.


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

Name Meaning

English (Bedfordshire): variant of Gadson .

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

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