Edith Toyne

1889–1970 (Age 80)
Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edith

When Edith Toyne was born in March 1889, in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Toyne, was 25 and her mother, Ada Woodcock, was 21. She married George A Forbes in March 1914, in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She died in 1970, in Market Harborough, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Edith Toyne
George A Forbes
Marriage: March 1914

Spouse & Children

  • Female1889–1970Female

  • George A Forbes


March 1914
Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents & Siblings

  • John Toyne


  • Ada Woodcock




  • Female1889–1970Female

  • Arthur Toyne


  • Male1892–1983Male

  • Alfed Ernest Toyne


  • Mabel Phyllis Toyne


World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 15

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 19

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire): unexplained.

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

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