Maud Nellie Purchase

17 December 1894–1985 (Age 90)
Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Maud Nellie

When Maud Nellie Purchase was born on 17 December 1894, in Southampton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Albert Knight Purchase, was 44 and her mother, Margaret Evans, was 42. She lived in Portswood, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901. She died in 1985, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Albert Knight Purchase
1850–1913
Margaret Evans
1852–1930
Charles Thomas Purchase
1869–1953
Alfred Albert Purchase
1870–1917
Amy Purchase
1872–
Frederick John Dovey Purchase
1873–1950
Maggie Purchase
1874–1874
Bertha Purchase
1876–1947
Laura Annie Purchase
1876–1977
Harry James Mintey Purchase
1880–1918
William P Purchase
1882–1947
Louis Clarke Purchase
1883–1975
Ada Maggie Purchase
1884–1913
Victor Purchase
1887–1946
Percy Richard Purchase
1888–1908
Maud Nellie Purchase
1894–1985

Parents and Siblings

    Albert Knight Purchase

    Male1850–1913Male

    Margaret Evans

    Female1852–1930Female

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 10

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

Age 14

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1918

Age 24

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for an official responsible for obtaining the supplies required by a monastery or manor house, from Anglo-Norman French purchacer ‘to acquire or buy’ (Old French pourchacier, from chacier ‘to chase or catch’ + the intensive prefix p(o)ur, Latin pro).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Maud Nellie Purchase in household of Albert Knight Purchase, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Maud N Purchase in household of Albert K Purchase, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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