Albert Wheatley

16 May 1888–
Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Albert

When Albert Wheatley was born on 16 May 1888, in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Wheatley, was 25 and his mother, Alice Fretwell, was 23. He married Hetty Baker on 15 April 1911, in Holy Trinity Church, Ashford in the Water, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Elston, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891.

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Albert Wheatley
Hetty Baker
Marriage: 15 April 1911
Alfred Wheatley

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale
Age 16
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.
Age 20
London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High
Age 33
British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named Wheatley, for example in Essex, Lancashire, Nottinghamshire, Oxfordshire, and West Yorkshire, from Old English hwǣte ‘wheat’ + lēah ‘(woodland) clearing’.

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

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Sources (6)

  • Albert Wheatley in household of John Wheatley, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Albert Wheatley in entry for Alfred, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Albert Wheatley, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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