Ellen CROFT

1895–
Wilsford, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ellen

When Ellen CROFT was born in 1895, in Wilsford, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John William Croft, was 38 and her mother, Mary Ann West, was 38.

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Family Time Line

John William Croft
1857–1950
Mary Ann West
1857–1946
John George CROFT
1880–
Walter Croft
1884–
Arthur Croft
1886–
Ernest Croft
1889–
Amy Croft
1890–
William Croft
1893–
Ellen CROFT
1895–

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale
Age 9
The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.
1908
Age 13
London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1928 · Women Granted Right to Vote
Age 33
Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by an arable enclosure, normally adjoining a house, Middle English croft. There are several places in England named with this word (Old English croft), and the surname may equally be a habitational name from any of them.2 Possibly an Americanized spelling of Kraft .

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

Possible Related Names

Kraft
Craft
Crafts
Crofts
Groft
Howcroft

Sources (2)

  • Ellen Croft in household of John William Croft, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Ellen Croft in household of John William Croft, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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