Ellen Mackrell or Mackerell

September 1881–June 1954 (Age 72)
Bergh Apton, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ellen

When Ellen Mackrell or Mackerell was born in September 1881, in Bergh Apton, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Mackrell or Mackerell, was 26 and her mother, Beatrice Frosdick, was 25. She married Arthur George Woodrow on 1 December 1901, in Thurton, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She died in June 1954, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Arthur George Woodrow
1881–1950
Ellen Mackrell or Mackerell
1881–1954
Marriage: 1 December 1901
Gladys Maud Woodrow
1902–1985
Hilda May Woodrow
1904–1904
Mildred Venus Woodrow
1906–1958
Arthur William Woodrow
1909–1973
Alice N Woodrow
1913–
Walter G Woodrow
1919–
Joyce E Woodrow
1922–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 December 1901
Thurton, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

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Parents and Siblings

    William Mackrell or Mackerell

    Male1855–Male

    Beatrice Frosdick

    Female1856–1896Female

siblings

(15)

+10 More Children

World Events (7)

1884

Age 3

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

Age 23

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.
1908

Age 27

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English:1. nickname from Old French maquerel ‘bawd’. 2. from Middle English makerel ‘mackerel’ (the fish), hence a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or a seller of these fish. 3. Possibly also from Middle English mackerel ‘red scorch marks (on the skin)’, perhaps a descriptive nickname for someone with a noticeable birthmark.

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

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