Harry H Hitchen

1892–
Walsall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Harry H

When Harry H Hitchen was born in 1892, in Walsall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Hitchin, was 34 and his mother, Agnes Ada Follett, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Robert Hitchin
1858–1937
Agnes Ada Follett
1861–
Arthur E Hitchen
1882–
Beatrice J Hitchen
1885–
Percy Hitchen
1887–
Annie Hitchen
1889–1890
Harry H Hitchen
1892–
Emily M Hitchen
1896–
Florence Hitchen
1901–

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 12

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 16

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1924

Age 32

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire):1. from a pet form of Hitch . 2. in parts of the West Midlands this may have been a patronymic from Hitch , from an old genitive ending. 3. habitational name from Hitchin in Hertfordshire, which is derived from the dative plural of the old tribal name Hicce, which itself may be derived from a Celtic river name meaning ‘dry’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Harry Howard Hitchen, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • Harry Hitchin in household of Robert Hitchin, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Harry H Hitchen in household of Robert Hitchen, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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