William Henry Bannister

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Born in Fletching, Sussex, England on 25 Feb 1838 to John Bannister and Jane Langridge.

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Surname meaning for "Bannister"

English: metonymic occupational name for a basket weaver, from Anglo-Norman French banastre ‘basket’ (the result of a Late Latin cross between Gaulish benna and Greek kanistron). The term denoting a stair rail is unconnected with this name; it was not used before the 17th century.

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