Jessie Gosling

21 September 1916–October 1989 (Age 73)
West Derby, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jessie

When Jessie Gosling was born on 21 September 1916, in West Derby, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Gosling, was 47 and her mother, Alice Ann Swinney, was 42. She died in October 1989, in Sefton, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

William Gosling
1868–1926
Alice Ann Swinney
1874–1947
Richard Gosling
1900–1964
Charlotte Annie Gosling
1901–1960
Alice Gosling
1902–1917
Susan Gosling
1905–1996
Lucy Gosling
1906–1997
Joseph Gosling
1907–1979
Sarah Elizabeth Gosling
1909–1987
Mary Gunn Gosling
1910–1990
Jessie Gosling
1916–1989

Parents and Siblings

    William Gosling

    Male1868–1926Male

    Female1874–1947Female

siblings

(9)

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World Events (8)

1918

Age 2

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.
1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 5

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.
1940

Age 24

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Joslin .2 English: nickname from Middle English gosling ‘young goose’ (from Old English gōs + the Germanic suffix -ling, partly in imitation of Old Norse gæslingr from gás).3 German: from a short form of a Germanic personal name formed with god, got ‘god’ or gōd ‘good’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • White Or Gosling, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Jessie Gosling, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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