Sidney Albert Wileman

1894–25 September 1916 (Age 22)
Hinckley, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sidney Albert

When Sidney Albert Wileman was born in 1894, in Hinckley, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Thomas Wileman, was 22 and his mother, Susan Jane Twigger, was 23. He married Ethel Maud Mary Bown on 12 February 1916, in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 25 September 1916, at the age of 22, and was buried in Mono, Benin.

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Family Time Line

Sidney Albert Wileman
Ethel Maud Mary Bown
Marriage: 12 February 1916
Sidney A Wileman

Spouse and Children

12 February 1916
Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom


    Sidney A Wileman


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (4)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 10

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 14

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 20

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a trapper ( see Wiles ), with the addition of Middle English man ‘man’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sidney Albert Wileman, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Sydney Albert Wileman, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"
  • Sidney Albert Wileman in household of John Wileman, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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