Joseph Crofts

Brief Life History of Joseph

When Joseph Crofts was born in 1893, in Buckley, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, James Crofts, was 52 and his mother, Elizabeth Griffiths, was 43.

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Family Time Line

James Crofts
1841–1904
Elizabeth Griffiths
1850–
Walter Crofts
1873–1942
Emma Crofts
1876–
Catherine Crofts
1877–
Sarah Ellen Crofts
1879–
Mary Ann Crofts
1882–1927
Elizabeth Crofts
1884–
Margaret Crofts
1887–
James Crofts
1890–
Joseph Crofts
1893–

Sources (1)

  • Joseph Crofts in household of James Crofts, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

World Events (8)

1900 · Strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry

The strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry was the longest in Wales history, lasting from November 22, 1900 to 1903. When workers in the quarry were informed that union dues were no longer being collected, they started protesting.

1908

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

1924

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Croft , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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