Winifred Barton

about 1889–
Pemberton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Winifred

When Winifred Barton was born about 1889, in Pemberton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Barton, was 34 and her mother, Maria Walmsley, was 40. She lived in Ashton in Makerfield, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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John Barton
Maria Walmsley
John Barton
Annie Barton
Winifred Barton
Mary E Barton
Josiah Barton
James Barton
Winifred Barton
Elizabeth Barton

Parents and Siblings

    John Barton


    Maria Walmsley




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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 12

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.

Age 19

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 32

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the numerous places named with Old English bere or bær ‘barley’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’, i.e. an outlying grange. Compare Barwick .2 German and central European (e.g. Czech and Slovak Bartoň): from a pet form of the personal name Bartolomaeus ( see Bartholomew ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Winifred Barton in household of John Barton, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Winnifred Barton in household of John Barton, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • 1891 English Census John Barton Born 1855 Pemberton, Lancashire

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