Major-General Frederick Barton Maurice

19 January 1871–19 May 1951 (Age 80)
Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

The Life Summary of Frederick Barton

When Major-General Frederick Barton Maurice was born on 19 January 1871, in Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, his father, John Frederick Maurice, was 29 and his mother, Annie Frances Fitzgerald, was 23. He married Margaret Helen Marsh about 1889. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He immigrated to Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1919 and lived in Woolwich, London, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Aldeburgh, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 19 May 1951, in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, at the age of 80.

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Major-General Frederick Barton Maurice
Margaret Helen Marsh
Marriage: about 1889
Helen Annie Maurice
Frederick Michael Percival Maurice
Joan Violet Maurice
Margaret Esther Maurice
Phyllis Marjorie Maurice

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World Events (8)

1877 · Trial of Detectives
Age 6
The Trial of Detective, also known as the Turf Fraud Scandal, was a scandal involving 3 senior Scotland Yard detectives. It was a scam involving bets made on horse races. 
Age 13
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1894 · Tower Bridge Completed
Age 23
Tower Bridge was completed in 1894. It is built across the Thames and is a suspension bridge. It has gothic towers on either side of it and is sometimes confused with the London Bridge. It is also the oldest bridge in London.

Name Meaning

French, English, Welsh, Scottish, and Irish: from the Old French personal name Maurice, Latin Mauritius ( see Morris ).

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

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Frederick Barton Maurice-Biography

British General, Scholar, Author. Son of Major General John Frederick Maurice, he was a graduate of Saint Paul's School and Royal Military College, Sandhurst. In 1892, he was commissioned a 2nd Lieute …

Sources (11)

  • Frederick B Maurice in household of John F Maurice, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Frederick Barton Maurice, "England, Middlesex, Westminster, Parish Registers, 1538-1912"
  • Frederick Barton Maurice in household of Agnes Doggett, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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