Lawrence Bradbury

January 1918–December 1966 (Age 48)
Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Lawrence

When Lawrence Bradbury was born in January 1918, in Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Hubert Bradbury, was 25 and his mother, Winifred Eveline Tuke, was 22. He married Marie L Harbidge in July 1957, in Bucklow District, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom. He died in December 1966, in Wilmslow, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 48.

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Lawrence Bradbury
Marie L Harbidge
Marriage: July 1957

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World Events (7)

Age 0
WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.
1924 · Terry's Open the Chocolate Works
Age 6
Terry’s in York, England was a confectionery factory, later named the Chocolate Works. It opened in 1926 and closed in 2005 causing around 300 people to lose their jobs. Some of the treats that were made there consisted of Chocolate Apples and Chocolate Oranges.
Age 22
Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various minor places so called, in several counties, all first recorded fairly late. The etymology is generally Old English brād ‘broad’ + burh ‘fort’ ( see Bury ), but Bradbury in County Durham is recorded in Old English as Brydbyrig, the first element probably being Old English bred ‘board’. This is probably also the first element in Bradbury, Cheshire.

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

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