Elsie Webster

about 1897–
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elsie

When Elsie Webster was born about 1897, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Webster, was 38 and her mother, Emma Blackhurst, was 40.

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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1908

Age 11

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1915 · Zeppelin Raid

Age 18

During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.
1940

Age 43

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 (chiefly Yorkshire, Lancashire, and the Midlands) and Scottish: occupational name for a weaver, early Middle English webber, agent derivative of Webb .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Elsie Webster in household of Joseph Webster, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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