William Ollerton

5 June 1859–31 July 1925 (Age 66)
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William

When William Ollerton was born on 5 June 1859, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Seth Ollerton, was 32 and his mother, Jane Rogerson, was 32. He lived in Utah, United States in 1870. He died on 31 July 1925, in Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Thatcher Cemetery, Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Seth Ollerton
Jane Rogerson
Elizabeth Ann Ollerton
Robert Ollerton
Seth William James Ollerton
Ellen Ollerton
Hannah Ollerton
James Ollerton
William Ollerton

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World Events (8)

Age 4
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
Age 4
Arizona Territory
1878 · Bacup Natural History Society
Age 19
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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Ollerton in Lancashire. The placename derives from Old English alor ‘alder’ + tūn ‘farmstead, settlement’. There are similarly named places in Cheshire, Nottinghamshire, and Yorkshire. Compare Allerton .

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

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Sources (13)

  • William Ollerton, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • William Ollerton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William Ollerton, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"

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