William Roland Bolton

June 1862–
Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William Roland

When William Roland Bolton was born in June 1862, in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, John William Bolton, was 29 and his mother, Harriet Emma Lungley, was 27. He lived in Lambeth, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Battersea, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1881.

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John William Bolton
Harriet Emma Lungley
Alice Bolton
Emily Bolton
Mary Ann Amelia Bolton
Mary Ann Bolton
Charlotte Bolton
William Roland Bolton
Henry Bolton
Lydia Bolton
Lydia Bolton
Emma Bolton
Daniel Bolton

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 18
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
Age 22
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale
Age 42
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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places in northern England named Bolton, especially the one in Lancashire, from Old English boðl ‘dwelling’, ‘house’ ( see Bold 2) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Bolton in household of William Bolton, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • William Bolton in household of William Bolton, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Legacy NFS Source: William Roland Bolton - Government record: birth-name: William Roland Bolton

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