Ellen Manning

Female4 September 1870–16 May 1949

Brief Life History of Ellen

When Ellen Manning was born on 4 September 1870, in Harlestone, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Manning, was 48 and her mother, Mary Ann Jeffery, was 38. She married William Wadsworth on 8 January 1894. They were the parents of at least 6 daughters. She lived in Lower Harlestone, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901. She died on 16 May 1949, in Harlestone, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

William Wadsworth
Ellen Manning
Marriage: 8 January 1894
Florence Ada Wadsworth
Ellen May Wadsworth
Constance Mary Wadsworth
Annie Wadsworth
Gertrude Wadsworth
Francis Emily Wadsworth

Sources (14)

  • Ellen Manning in household of Thomas Manning, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Ellen Manning, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Ellen Wadsworth in entry for Frances Emily Wadsworth, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 January 1894
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 10

    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.


    Age 14

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    1904 · The Entente Cordiale

    Age 34

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Cork and Kerry): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Mainnín ‘descendant of Mainnín’, probably an assimilated form of Mainchín, a diminutive of manach ‘monk’. This is the name of a chieftain family in Connacht. It is sometimes pronounced Ó Maingín and Anglicized as Mangan .

    English: from a Middle English survival of the Old English personal name Manning.

    North German and Dutch: habitational name from a farm so named, once in possession of a certain Manno (see Mann 2) and his kin.

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

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