George Henry Trowbridge

1865–1887 (Age 21)
Landport, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George Henry

When George Henry Trowbridge was born on 19 November 1865, in Landport, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Elias Trowbridge Jr, was 36 and his mother, Thurza Bench, was 32. He lived in Salisbury St Thomas, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Reading St Lawrence, Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died on 18 February 1887, at the age of 21.

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Family Time Line

Elias Trowbridge Jr
1829–1906
Thurza Bench
1833–1909
William Trowbridge
1855–
Elias Trowbridge
1858–1860
Hannah Maria Trowbridge
1862–
George Henry Trowbridge
1865–1887
Samuel David Trowbridge
1868–1891

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World Events (2)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 15

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

Age 19

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Trowbridge in Wiltshire, named from Old English trēow ‘tree’ + brycg ‘bridge’; the name probably referred to a felled trunk serving as a rough-and-ready bridge.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George H Trowbridge in household of Elias Trowbridge, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • George H Trowbridge in household of Elias Trowbridge, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • George H Trowbridge in household of Elias Trowbridge, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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