Henry Cheeseman

about 1858–
Tunbridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry

When Henry Cheeseman was born about 1858, in Tunbridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Cheesman, was 23 and his mother, Sarah Ann Tallis, was 24. He married Georgianna Draper on 18 December 1886, in Marion, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Tonbridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1861.

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Henry Cheeseman
Georgianna Draper
Marriage: 18 December 1886
Wilful Pansy Cheeseman

Spouse and Children

18 December 1886
Marion, Indiana, United States


    Wilful Pansy Cheeseman


Parents and Siblings

    John Cheesman


    Sarah Ann Tallis





    Sarah Ann Cheesman


    Jane Cheeseman


    Harriet Cheeseman


    John Cheesman


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 22

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

Age 26

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

Age 46

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

English: occupational name for a maker or seller of cheese, from Old English cȳse, cēse ‘cheese’ (Latin caseus) + mann ‘man’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Cheesman in household of John Cheesman, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Henry Cheeseman in entry for Jesse Hendricks and <Unknown>, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Henry Cheeseman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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