Harriett

about 1870–
Billingshurst, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Harriett

Harriett was born about 1870, in Billingshurst, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. She married Charles Drury in 1900. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Hildenborough, Kent, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Charles Drury
1881–1955
Harriett
1870–
Marriage: 1900
William Etheridge Drury
1898–
Albert Charles Drury
1901–
Isabel Drury
1903–1993
Kathleen Drury
1906–
Florence Drury
1908–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1900
children

(5)

    William Etheridge Drury

    Male1898–Male

    Albert Charles Drury

    Male1901–Male

    Isabel Drury

    Female1903–1993Female

    Kathleen Drury

    Female1906–Female

    Florence Drury

    Female1908–Female

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 10

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

Age 14

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

Age 34

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

This name has been translated as "home-ruler." One authority gives as equivalents a Gothic name Heinric, an Icelandic Heimrekr, the Middle High German names Chuniric, Cynric, Kunric, Henric, Kenrec, Hunerich, Hainreich, the Anglo-Saxon Henric and Cynric, and the New High German Heinrich. All these names are the same as the old Hunoricus, from "kunreich," meaning illustrious for strength. Henrietta is a name formed from Henry; nicknames are Hetty, Hettery, Harty, and Hatty. Henna is the Cornish form of Henrietta. Harry is a baptismal name derived from Henry. Henery comes from Henry. Eanraic and Eanrutg are Gaelic forms of Henry. Harriatt, Harriet, Harriett, Harriot, and Harriott are female names formed from Harry. Henriquieta is a female name derived from Enriquieta, the Spanish form of Harriet. Etta is a baptismal name derived from Henrietta. Enny is found as a female name, perhaps, like Henny, from Henrietta.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Harriett Drury in household of Charles Drury, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Harriett Drury in household of Charles Drury, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Harriet in entry for Isabel, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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