William Booker

1882–Male
Idle, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Booker was born in 1882, in Idle, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Booker, was 31 and his mother, Ann Elizabeth Stansfield, was 34. He lived in Keighley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891.

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Family Time Line

William Booker
1851–
Ann Elizabeth Stansfield
1848–
William Booker
1882–
Richard Arnold Booker
1886–1968
Annie Booker
1890–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1884

Age 2

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

Age 22

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.
1914

Age 32

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for someone concerned with books, generally a scribe or binder, from Middle English boker, Old English bōcere, an agent derivative of bōc ‘book’.2 English: variant of Bowker .3 Americanized form of German Bucher .

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

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Sources (1)

  • William Booker in household of William Booker, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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