Amy Croft

5 October 1890–
Wilsford, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Amy

When Amy Croft was born on 5 October 1890, in Wilsford, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John William Croft, was 33 and her mother, Mary Ann West, was 33. She married William Hadfield on 18 May 1918, in Newton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1939.

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William Hadfield
Amy Croft
Marriage: 18 May 1918

Spouse and Children

    William Hadfield



18 May 1918
Newton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 11

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.

Age 18

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 34

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

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

Sources (3)

  • Anne Croft, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"
  • Amy Croft, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"
  • Amy Croft, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"

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