Ernest Partington

14 November 1886–
Tonge, Lancashire, England

The Life of Ernest

When Ernest Partington was born on 14 November 1886, in Tonge, Lancashire, England, his father, Henry Partington, was 47 and his mother, Betty Lancashire, was 48.

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Family Time Line

Henry Partington
1839–1892
Betty Lancashire
1838–1905
Mary Ann Partington
1866–
Amelia Partington
1868–
William Partington
1870–1871
Joseph Partington
1872–
Charles Henry Partington
1875–1876
Isaac Partington
1876–
Robert Partington
1878–1878
Jane Ann Partington
1880–1881
Samuel Partington
1882–
Fred Partington
1885–
Ernest Partington
1886–

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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 15

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 22

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1918

Age 32

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Greater Manchester (formerly in Cheshire) called Partington, from Old English Peartingtūn ‘settlement (tūn) associated with Pearta’, a personal name not independently recorded.

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

Sources (1)

  • Ernest Partington, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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