Harold Hewitt

1899–
Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Harold

When Harold Hewitt was born in 1899, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Herbert Hewitt, was 25 and his mother, Ada Atkinson, was 25.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Hewitt
1874–
Ada Atkinson
1874–
Harold Hewitt
1899–
Frank Hewitt
1901–
Hilda Hewitt
1904–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers
Age 2
The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.
1908
Age 9
London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1939 · Operation Pied Piper Began
Age 40
On September 1, 1939, Operation Pied Piper started in Manchester. In an attempt to keep children safe from air raids during WWII, millions of children were removed from their homes and placed with otehr people in the countryside for their safety.

Name Meaning

1 English, Welsh, and Scottish: from the medieval personal name Huet, a diminutive of Hugh . See also Hew . The surname has also long been established in Ireland.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived in a newly made clearing in a wood, Middle English hewett (Old English hīewet, a derivative of hēawan ‘to chop’,‘to hew’).

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

Possible Related Names

Hugh
Hew
Hewatt
Hewett
Hewitson
Howat
Howatt
Howett
Howitt
Huet
Huett
Hughett
Huitt
Pewitt

Sources (5)

  • Harold Hewitt, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"
  • Harold Hewitt, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"
  • Harold Hewitt in household of Herbert Hewitt, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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