James Farrow

1860–
Stock, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Farrow was born in 1860, in Stock, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Farrow, was 39 and his mother, Lucy Wright, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Farrow
1821–1885
Lucy Wright
1823–1915
Henry Farrow
1842–1913
Amelia Farrow
1844–
Mary Ann Farrow
1846–
Eliza Farrow
1848–
George Farrow
1850–1929
William Farrow
1852–1913
Emma Farrow
1854–1854
Charlotte Farrow
1857–
James Farrow
1860–
Robert Farrow
1862–
Charles Edwin Farrow
1866–1930

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 20

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 24

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

Age 44

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

Northern English: hypercorrected form of Farrar , occupational name for a smith or worker in iron. The original -ar or -er ending of this name came to be regarded as an error, and was changed to -ow.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • James Furrow in household of Joseph Furrow, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • James Farrow in household of Joseph Farrow, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • James Farrow, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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