Selina Pratt

9 January 1843–
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Selina

When Selina Pratt was born on 9 January 1843, her father, William L Pratt, was 18 and her mother, Caroline Rooker, was 17.

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Family Time Line

William L Pratt
1824–1891
Caroline Rooker
1825–
Selena Pratt
1843–
Selina Pratt
1843–
George Pratt
1848–
Eliza Pratt
1851–
Orson William Pratt
1853–
Lelwin William Pratt
1854–1924
Emily Pratt
1855–

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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War
Age 11
The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 37
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884
Age 41
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a clever trickster, from Middle English prat(te), pret ‘cunning, wily, astute’ (a derivative of Old English præt, pret ‘trickery, deception’, which is found in use as a byname in the 11th century). This surname is quite common in southeastern Ireland.

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

Possible Related Names

Pritt
Pretty

Sources (1)

  • Selina Pratt, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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