Thomas Child Rushforth

Male8 March 1885–1927

Brief Life History of Thomas Child

When Thomas Child Rushforth was born on 8 March 1885, in Calverley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Benjamin Rushforth, was 52 and his mother, Ann Child, was 41. He married Annie Ethel Hakner in 1916, in Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1927, in Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 42, and was buried in Farsley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Thomas Child Rushforth
Annie Ethel Hakner
Marriage: 1916
Benjamin Rushforth

Sources (7)

  • Thomas C Rushforth in household of Benjamin Rushforth, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Thomas Child Rushforth - Church record: Baptism record or certificate: birth-name: Thomas Child Rushforth
  • Thomas C Rushforth, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1916Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (5)

    World Events (5)

    1904 · The Entente Cordiale

    Age 19

    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.


    Age 23

    London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    1915 · Zeppelin Raid

    Age 30

    During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire): variant of Rushford . There is often confusion between this name and Rushworth .

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

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