Blanche May Whatley

5 November 1906–5 January 1988 (Age 81)
Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Blanche May

When Blanche May Whatley was born on 5 November 1906, in Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Charles Christopher Whatley, was 27 and her mother, Caroline Purchase, was 25. She married Fred Williams in December 1930, in Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died on 5 January 1988, in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81, and was buried in Kingston Cemetery, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Fred Williams
Blanche May Whatley
Marriage: December 1930
Albert john William's
Harold Roy Williams

Spouse and Children

December 1930
Weymouth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom


    Albert john William's


    Harold Roy Williams


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 2

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 8

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.
1928 · Women Granted Right to Vote

Age 22

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named with Old English hwǣte ‘wheat’ + lēah ‘(woodland) clearing’, as for example Whatley in Somerset, Whately in Warwickshire, or any of the places mentioned at Wheatley .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Blanche May Whatley in household of Charles Christoher Whatley, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Blanche M Whatley, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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