Elizabeth Winter

2 October 1855–
Rockwell Green, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Winter was born on 2 October 1855, in Rockwell Green, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Winter, was 54 and her mother, Mary Mullen, was 43. She married John Twose on 29 November 1875, in Wellington, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Wortley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Wellington, Somerset, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

John Twose
1855–1906
Elizabeth Winter
1855–
Marriage: 29 November 1875
Edith Twose
1878–
William Twose
1880–1942
Florence Elizabeth Twose
1881–
Charles Twose
1882–1960
Daisy Twose
1886–
Beatrice Twose
1887–
Archibald William TWOSE
1887–1955
Thomas Twose
1895–
Ada Twose
1897–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 November 1875
Wellington, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
children

(9)

    Edith Twose

    Female1878–Female

    William Twose

    Male1880–1942Male

    Florence Elizabeth Twose

    Female1881–Female

    Male1882–1960Male

    Female1886–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

Age 8

The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
1884

Age 29

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

Age 53

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English, German, Danish, and Swedish: nickname or byname for someone of a frosty or gloomy temperament, from Middle English, Middle High German, Danish, Swedish winter (Old English winter, Old High German wintar, Old Norse vetr). The Swedish name can be ornamental.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German Winter ‘winter’, either an ornamental name or one of the group of names denoting the seasons, which were distributed at random by government officials. Compare Summer , Fruhling , and Herbst .3 Irish: Anglicized form (part translation) of Gaelic Mac Giolla-Gheimhridh ‘son of the lad of winter’, from geimhreadh ‘winter’. This name is also Anglicized McAlivery.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Twose in household of John Twose, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Eliza Mary Winter in household of William Winter, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Eliza Mary Winter in household of William Winter, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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