Pearl Evelyn Selwood

1892–1979 (Age 87)
Orange, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Pearl Evelyn

When Pearl Evelyn Selwood was born on 13 May 1892, in Orange, New South Wales, Australia, her father, Philip SELLWOOD, was 29 and her mother, Caroline Sarah Baker, was 23. She married Harold Erwin Davis on 3 June 1914, in Millthorpe, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 9 October 1979, in Gordon, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Pearl Evelyn Selwood
1892–1979
Harold Erwin Davis
1892–1985
Marriage: 3 June 1914
Edna Evelyn Davis
1915–2005
Erwin Con Davis
1916–2012

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
3 June 1914
Millthorpe, New South Wales, Australia
children

(2)

  • Female1915–2005Female

  • Erwin Con Davis

    Male1916–2012Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Philip SELLWOOD

    Male1862–1941Male

  • Caroline Sarah Baker

    Female1868–1941Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1901

Age 9

First Federal election.
1901

Age 9

The Australian flag flown for the first time.
1918

Age 26

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from a place in Gloucestershire, which is probably named from Old English ellern ‘elder tree’ + wudu ‘wood’. 2. from the Old English personal name Ælfweald, composed of the elements ælf ‘elf’ + weald ‘rule’. In the British Isles this spelling is now found predominantly in northern Ireland.

Possible Related Names

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

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