Edward Butterworth

1871–Male
Lee St Margaret, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward

When Edward Butterworth was born in 1871, in Lee St Margaret, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Butterworth, was 38 and his mother, Margaret Slattery, was 19. He lived in Lewisham, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1881.

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Family Time Line

William Butterworth
1833–
Margaret Slattery
1852–
Edmund Butterworth
1870–
Edward Butterworth
1871–
George W. Butterworth
1874–
Albert Butterworth
1878–
Jessie Butterworth
1880–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Edmund Butterworth

    Male1870–Male

    Male1871–Male

    George W. Butterworth

    Male1874–Male

    Albert Butterworth

    Male1878–Male

    Jessie Butterworth

    Female1880–Female

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 9

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 13

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 33

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire and Yorkshire): habitational name from places named Butterworth in Lancashire (near Rochdale) and in West Yorkshire. Both are so named with Old English butere ‘butter’ + worð ‘enclosure’. The surname is recorded from an early date in each of these two places; it probably arose independently in each.

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

Sources (1)

  • Edward Butterworth in household of William Butterworth, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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