Esther Thwaites

Coniston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Esther

When Esther Thwaites was born in 1873, her father, William Thwaites, was 38 and her mother, Sarah Mossop, was 34. She married Robert Birkett Moffatt on 30 November 1899, in St Michael and All Angels' Church, Hawkshead, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Hawkshead, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Satterthwaite, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

Robert Birkett Moffatt
Esther Thwaites
Marriage: 30 November 1899

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 November 1899Hawkshead, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1878 · Bacup Natural History Society
    Age 5
    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.
    Age 11
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
    Age 35
    London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the northern English placename Thwaite (Old Norse thveit ‘meadow, paddock’) + plural or post-medieval excrescent -s. The plural form is found in several placenames, including Thwaites in Keighley (Yorkshire), which is a principal source of the surname.

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

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    Sources (3)

    • Esther Moffatt in household of Robert Birkett Moffatt, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
    • Esther Thwaites, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
    • Esther Moffatt in household of Robert B Moffatt, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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