Thomas Farnworth

about 1866–
Swinton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Thomas

When Thomas Farnworth was born about 1866, in Swinton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Farnworth, was 37 and his mother, Betty Fainworth, was 32. He lived in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891.

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Thomas Farnworth
Betty Fainworth
Ann Farnworth
William Farnworth
Susannah Farnworth
John Farnworth
Mary Farnworth
Thomas Farnworth
about 1866–
George Farnworth
Margaret Farnworth
John Lawrence Farnworth
Frances Ellen Farnworth
William Farnworth
1870–about 1866

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World Events (8)

1878 · Bacup Natural History Society
Age 12
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.
Age 18
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers
Age 35
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.

Name Meaning

(1997: 256;2007: 523; 2010: 693)English: habitational name from either of two places, one formerly in Lancashire, now in Greater Manchester, the other in Cheshire; both so named from Old English fearn ‘fern’ + worth ‘enclosure’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Thos Farnworth in household of Thos Farnworth, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Thomas Farnworth in household of Thomas Farnworth, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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