Arthur Stanley Horrocks

1891–
Monton Green, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Arthur Stanley

When Arthur Stanley Horrocks was born in 1891, in Monton Green, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Charles Horrocks, was 33 and his mother, Ann Hewitt, was 24. He lived in Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Stanley Horrocks
1891–
Gundred Ethel Wolseley
1903–1984

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Charles Horrocks

    Male1858–Male

    Ann Hewitt

    Female1867–Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 10

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.
1908

Age 17

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1924

Age 33

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): habitational name from Great or Little Horrocks in Greater Manchester, so named from the plural of the dialect term hurrock ‘heaped-up pile of loose stones or rubbish’ (of uncertain origin).

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

Sources (2)

  • Arthur Stanley Horrocks in household of Samuel Charles Horrocks, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Arthur Stanley Horrocks, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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