Esther Thwaites

Coniston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life 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 Hawkshead Saint Michael, 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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Robert Birkett Moffatt
Esther Thwaites
Marriage: 30 November 1899

Spouse and Children

30 November 1899
Hawkshead Saint Michael, 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

Northern English: topographic name for someone who lived by a clearing or patch of pasture land, Middle English thwaite (Old Norse þveit), or a habitational name from any of the various places named with this word, in northern England, Norfolk, and Suffolk.

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

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