Archibald George Austen Bigg

April 1888–September 1953 (Age 65)
Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Archibald George Austen

When Archibald George Austen Bigg was born in April 1888, in Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Percival Austen Bigg, was 21 and his mother, Jessie Maude Phillips, was 20. He married Hilda Annie Tanner in 1918, in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. He died in September 1953, in Mere, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 65.

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Archibald George Austen Bigg
Hilda Annie Tanner
Marriage: 1918

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Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (7)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 16

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.

Age 20

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: presumably a descriptive nickname for a large, strong person, but compare Biggs .2 Scottish: variant of Begg .

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

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