Sir Denis Thatcher

10 May 1915–26 June 2003 (Age 88)
Lewisham, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Denis

When Sir Denis Thatcher was born on 10 May 1915, in Lewisham, London, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Herbert Thatcher, was 29 and his mother, Lilian Kathleen Bird, was 26. He married Margaret Doris Kempson on 28 March 1942. He died on 26 June 2003, in his hometown, at the age of 88, and was buried in Chelsea, London, England, United Kingdom.

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Sir Denis Thatcher
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Marriage: 13 December 1951

Spouse and Children

13 December 1951
Wesley's Chapel, London, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (8)

1916 · Boeing Aircraft

Age 1

The Boeing Aircraft was named and created by William Boeing. The first two planes were Bluebill and Mallard and the first flight was July 15, 1916. Boeing aircrafts made their debut during WWI. 

Age 3

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

Age 25

Winston Churchill becomes prime minister. British fighter pilots repel German air attacks in the Battle of Britain. London and other cities badly damaged in German bombing raids.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a thatcher, someone who covered roofs in straw, from an agent derivative of Middle English thach(en) ‘to thatch’ (Old English þæccan ‘to cover or roof’).

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

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  • Sir Denis Thatcher, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Sir Denis Thatcher, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • Sir Denis Thatcher, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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