Reuben Crompton

Brief Life History of Reuben

When Reuben Crompton was born on 28 May 1872, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Reuben Crompton, was 36 and his mother, Emma Carter, was 34. He married Eleanor Atherton on 8 July 1896, in Salford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Salford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. He died on 4 July 1955, at the age of 83.

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Reuben Crompton
Eleanor Atherton
Marriage: 8 July 1896
Mary Crompton
Agnes Crompton
Nellie Crompton
John Crompton
Annie Crompton
George Crompton

Sources (15)

  • Reuben Crompton in household of Reuben Crompton, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Reuben Crompton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Reuben Crompton, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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1876 · The Manchester Man is Published

The Manchester Man was written by British author Isabella Banks. When it was first published in 1876, it came out in three volumes. It follows the life of Jabez Clegg who was left orphaned by a severe storm that caused flooding. He made his way up the social ladder and changed his life.


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1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

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.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): variant of Crumpton .

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