Edward Henry Luff

Brief Life History of Edward Henry

When Edward Henry Luff was born on 1 October 1889, in Battersea, London, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edward William Luff, was 29 and his mother, Georgina Cox, was 28. He married Alice Elizabeth Bushnell on 8 June 1912, in Battersea, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in London, England in 1901. He died on 7 December 1918, in Durban, EThekwini, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, at the age of 29, and was buried in Stellawood Cemetery, Durban, EThekwini, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

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Family Time Line

Edward Henry Luff
1889–1918
Alice Elizabeth Bushnell
1889–
Marriage: 8 June 1912
Gladys May Luff
1914–1990
Edward Henry Lawrence Luff
1916–1999

Sources (7)

  • Edward Luff in household of Edward Luff, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Luff, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Edward H Luff, "South Africa, Natal Province, Civil Deaths, 1863-1955"

World Events (8)

1894 · Tower Bridge Completed

Tower Bridge was completed in 1894. It is built across the Thames and is a suspension bridge. It has gothic towers on either side of it and is sometimes confused with the London Bridge. It is also the oldest bridge in London.

1897

Part of Zululand incorporated into British colony of Natal. King Solomon ka Dinizulu exiled.

1899

British troops gather on the Transvaal border and ignore an ultimatum to disperse. The second Anglo-Boer War begins.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: variant of Love 1–3.

German: from Luffo, a pet form a personal name such as Ludolph .

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

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