Rose Glanville

17 August 1877–29 September 1954 (Age 77)
Westbury-Sub-Mendip, Somerset, England

The Life of Rose

When Rose Glanville was born on 17 August 1877, in Westbury-Sub-Mendip, Somerset, England, her father, John Glanville, was 40 and her mother, Mary Ann Sealy, was 36. She married Wilfred Lee on 11 September 1900, in Wells, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Westbury-Sub-Mendip, Somerset, England, United Kingdom for about 30 years. She died on 29 September 1954, in Wells, Somerset, England, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Wilfred Lee
Rose Glanville
Marriage: 11 September 1900
Marjorie Lee

Spouse and Children

    Wilfred Lee



11 September 1900
Wells, Somerset, England, United Kingdom


    Marjorie Lee


Parents and Siblings

    John Glanville


    Mary Ann Sealy




    Edwin Glanville


    William Forest Glanville



    Albert Glanville


    Egbert Glanville


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 3

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 7

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 27

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.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Devon):1. (of Norman origin) habitational name from a place in Calvados, France, named from a Germanic personal name of uncertain form and meaning + Old French ville ‘settlement’. 2. habitational name from Glanvill Farm in Devon, Clanville in Somerset and Hampshire, or Clanfield in Hampshire, or from some other place likewise named with Old English clǣne ‘clean’ (i.e. free of brambles and undergrowth) + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’ ( see Field ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rose Glanvile in household of John Glanvile, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Rose Lee in household of Wilfrid Lee, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Rose Lee in household of Wilfrid Lee, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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