James Edmund Wignall

1864–10 October 1944 (Age 80)
Kirkdale Saint Mary, Walton on the Hill, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James Edmund

When James Edmund Wignall was born in 1864, in Kirkdale Saint Mary, Walton on the Hill, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Wignall, was 29 and his mother, Emma Clarke, was 29. He married Mary Ann Hodgson on 21 April 1896, in Church, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Kirkdale, Walton on the Hill, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Aughton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died on 10 October 1944, in Ormskirk, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

James Edmund Wignall
1864–1944
Mary Ann Hodgson
1867–1930
Marriage: 21 April 1896
Percy Wignall
1896–1897
Elsie Wignall
1906–2006
Alice May Wignall
1904–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 April 1896
Church, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
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World Events (8)

1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 14

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.
1884

Age 20

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1896 · Palm House Opens

Age 32

In 1896, the Palm House opened. It was designed by Mackenzie and Moncur of Edinburgh. It was designed in the tradition of Joseph Paxton's glass houses and originally had a rich collection of exotic plants.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from Wignal, a minor place near Holmes in the parish of Croston, so named from the genitive case of the Old English byname Wicga ( see Wigley ) + Old English h(e)alh ‘nook’, ‘corner’, ‘recess’.

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

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  • James E Wignall in household of James Wignall, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • James E Wignall in household of James Wignall, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • James E Wignall in household of James Wignall, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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