Sylvia Harriot Joan Fish

Female27 April 1929–3 August 2001

Brief Life History of Sylvia Harriot Joan

When Sylvia Harriot Joan Fish was born on 27 April 1929, in Romford, Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, Horace William George Fish, was 28 and her mother, Margaret Frances Lillian May, was 23. She married Ivor Idris Kitcher in 1950, in Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom. She died on 3 August 2001, in Hillingdon, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 72.

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Walter Bernard Burrows
Sylvia Harriot Joan Fish
Marriage: 1990

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  • Marriage
    1990Hillingdon, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1939 · Britain Enters World War II

    Age 10

    Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.


    Age 11

    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.


    Age 19

    London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English fish, fisch, fisk ‘fish’ (Old English fisc, Old Norse fiskr), a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller, or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a fish.

    Americanized form of German Fisch , and a variant of the same Jewish (Ashkenazic) surname. The surname of Jewish and German origin is also found in Britain.

    Americanized form (translation into English) of French Poisson ‘fish’.

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

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