Henry Greenhalgh

1886–
Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry

When Henry Greenhalgh was born in 1886, in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Greenhalgh, was 42 and his mother, Frances Meanock Fletcher, was 40. He lived in Wardleworth, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. In 1901, at the age of 15, his occupation is listed as general labourer in Wardleworth, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Henry Greenhalgh
1844–
Frances Meanock Fletcher
1846–
Samuel Greenalgh
1866–
Mary Ann Greenhalgh
1867–1947
Abraham Fletcher Greenhalgh
1868–
Rachel Greenhalgh
1870–
Albert Greehalgh
1876–
John H Greenhalgh
1878–
Martha Greenhalgh
1881–
Henry Greenhalgh
1886–

Parents and Siblings

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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 either of two places in Lancashire called Greenhalgh, from Old English grēne ‘green’ + holh ‘hollow’. Compare Greener .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Henry Greenhalgh in household of Henry Greenhalgh, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Henry Greenhalgh in entry for Phyllis Greenhalgh, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Henry Greenhalgh, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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