Thomas Alloway

1849–1927 (Age 78)
Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Alloway was born in 1849, in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Mark Alloway, was 32 and his mother, Caroline Britton, was 29. He married Ann Marie Jones in 1883, in Barton Regis, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Bristol St George, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. He died in 1927, in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.

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Thomas Alloway
1849–1927
Ann Marie Jones
1849–
Marriage: 1883

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1883
Barton Regis, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 5

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 31

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 35

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Ailwi, which represents a falling together of several Old English names: Æðelwīg ‘noble battle’, Ealdwīg ‘ancient battle’, and Ælfwiīg ‘elf battle’. Compare Alvey . Alloway is a Scottish place name, but the surname is of English rather than Scottish origin.2 Americanized form of any of several French surnames, including Allouis (from a place in Meung-sur-Yèvre), Halloy (from any of various places in Oise, Pas-de-Calais, and Somme), or Allouet (a diminutive of Allou or Alleu, which was a status name for a free tenant, one not bound by feudal dues).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Alloway in household of Mark Alloway, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Thomas Alloway in household of Mark Alloway, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Thomas Alloway in household of Mark Alloway, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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