Margaret Harris

28 February 1923–9 March 1994 (Age 71)
Sunderland, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Margaret

Margaret Harris was born on 28 February 1923, in Sunderland, Durham, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of George Harris and Mary Stephenson. She died on 9 March 1994, in Malindi, Coast, Kenya, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

George Harris
Mary Stephenson
1900–
Margaret Harris
1923–1994

Parents and Siblings

    George Harris

    MaleMale

    Mary Stephenson

    Female1900–Female

siblings

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World Events (3)

1924

Age 1

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.
1928 · Women Grated Right to Vote

Age 5

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.
1940

Age 17

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

Name Meaning

1 English and Welsh (very common in southern England and South Wales): patronymic from the medieval English personal name Harry , pet form of Henry .2 This name is also well established in Ireland, taken there principally during the Plantation of Ulster. In some cases, particularly in families coming from County Mayo, both Harris and Harrison can be Anglicized forms of Gaelic Ó hEarchadha.3 Greek: reduced form of the Greek personal name Kharalambos, composed of the elements khara ‘joy’ + lambein ‘to shine’.

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

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