Elsie Dobson

30 April 1907–June 1985 (Age 78)
Ridingmill, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elsie

When Elsie Dobson was born on 30 April 1907, in Ridingmill, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Herbert Dobson, was 29 and her mother, Clara Worton, was 27. She married Fred Reaney in June 1932, in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Sutton cum Duckmanton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died in June 1985, in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Fred Reaney
Elsie Dobson
Marriage: June 1932

Spouse and Children

June 1932
Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Herbert Dobson


    Clara Worton




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World Events (8)


Age 1

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 7

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.
1928 · Women Grated Right to Vote

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Dobbe . This is also established in Ireland, notably County Leitrim.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elsie Dobson in household of Robert Herbert Dobson, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Elsie Dobson, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Dobson, "England and Wales, Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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