George Hemmings Everest

1881–1956 (Age 74)
Battersea, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George Hemmings

When George Hemmings Everest was born on 8 August 1881, in Battersea, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Payne Everest, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth Caroline Hemmings, was 20. He married Alice Beatrice Ashwell on 25 December 1910, in Pimlico, London, England, United Kingdom. He died on 11 June 1956, in Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

George Hemmings Everest
Alice Beatrice Ashwell
Marriage: 25 December 1910

Spouse & Children

25 December 1910
Pimlico, London, England, United Kingdom

Parents & Siblings

  • George Payne Everest


  • Elizabeth Caroline Hemmings




World Events (7)


Age 3

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Age 27

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1909 · First Canadian Flight

Age 28

The Silver Dart was the first recorded flight in Canada. It took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, on February 23, 1909, and was piloted by John Alexander Douglas McCurdy.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Evreux in Eure, France, probably named from its association with the Eburovices, a Gaulish tribe.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • George Hemmings Everest, "United Kingdom, Chelsea Pensioners' Service Records, 1760-1913"

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