Henry Archibald Twine

18 April 1894–5 August 1972 (Age 78)
Tottenham, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry Archibald

When Henry Archibald Twine was born on 18 April 1894, in Tottenham, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom, his father, Herbert Clark Twine, was 23 and his mother, Margaret Ellen Callaghan, was 25. He married Evelyn Margaret Taylor on 4 September 1918, in St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 5 August 1972, in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Phoenix, Maricopa, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Archibald Twine
Bertha Isabelle Morton
Marriage: before 1929
Morton John Twine

Spouse and Children

before 1929
Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 10

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.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 22

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for someone who made string or thread, from Old English twīn ‘thread’, ‘string’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Harry Turine, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Harry Irvine, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Harry Twine, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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