Henry Bradley

Male16 January 1863–1944

Brief Life History of Henry

When Henry Bradley was born on 16 January 1863, in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Colbrook Bradley, was 39 and his mother, Matilda, was 29. He married Emily Maud Mary Safe on 26 December 1884, in Wilton, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Salisbury St Martin, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Salisbury St Edmund, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901. He died in 1944, in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Henry Bradley
Emily Maud Mary Safe
Marriage: 26 December 1884
Hubert Henry James Bradley
Leo Alfred John Bradley
Archibald Ralph Lionel Bradley
Daisy Kate Leonora Emily Bradley
Reginal Ernest Percy Bradley

Sources (16)

  • Henry Bradley in household of John Bradley, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Henry Bradly, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Henry Bradley, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 December 1884Wilton, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (7)

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 17

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


    Age 21

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    1904 · The Entente Cordiale

    Age 41

    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: habitational name from any of the many places throughout England named Bradley, from Old English brād ‘broad’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

    Scottish: habitational name from Braidlie in Roxburghshire.

    Irish (Ulster): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Brolcháin ‘descendant of Brolacháin’, a diminutive of the personal name Brólach, compare Brawley . This was a learned family.

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

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