John S. Grace


Brief Life History of John S.

When John S. Grace was born in 1917, in Moreland - Brunswick, Victoria, Australia, his father, John Norman Grace, was 24 and his mother, Eileen Carmel Hingley, was 23. He died in 1985, in Brunswick, Victoria, Australia, at the age of 68.

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John Norman Grace
Eileen Carmel Hingley
John S. Grace
Colin Joseph Grace

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  • Legacy NFS Source: John S. Grace - Published information: birth-name: John S. Grace

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World Events (7)

about 1918

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Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

about 1918

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Battle on the Somme. Australian forces capture Mont St. Quentin.


Age 22

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old French cras, gras ‘fat, big’ (from Latin crassus, Anglo-Latin grassus).

English: topographic name from Middle English gras ‘grass, pasture’ (Old English græs), for someone who lived near an area of grassland.

Scottish: in some instances, probably a variant of Gracey .

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

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