Gertrude Kingdon

Brief Life History of Gertrude

When Gertrude Kingdon was born in 1882, in Okehampton, Devon, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Kingdon, was 23 and her mother, Kitty Yeo, was 28. She died in 1966, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

John Kingdon
1859–1907
Kitty Yeo
1854–1919
Lucy Ann Yeo
1872–
Emma Yeo
1875–
Bertha Elizabeth Kingdon
1881–1967
Gertrude Kingdon
1882–1966
Ernest William Kingdon
1883–1968
Winnifred Kate Kingdon
1884–
Herbert John Kingdon
1885–1973
Jane Bradford Kingdon
1886–
Ethel Hannaford Kingdon
1888–
Florence E Kingdon
1890–
Edith Kingdom
1891–
Gertrude Kingdom
1892–
Winifred Kate Kingdon
1893–
Jack Kingdon
1896–1915
Jeannie A Kingdon
1913–

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    World Events (7)

    1884

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    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.

    1908

    London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English (southwestern, especially Devon): habitational name from Higher Kingdon in Alverdiscott, or from Kendon in North Bovey, both in Devon. Both are named in Old English from cyning ‘king’ (see King ) or cyne- ‘royal’ + dūn ‘hill’.

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

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