Thomas Woolnough

before 27 April 1834–1891 (Age 56)
Lakenheath, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Woolnough was born before 27 April 1834, in Lakenheath, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Woolnough, was 28 and his mother, Sarah Clarke, was 23. He married Eliza Esther Knowler on 10 May 1874, in Borden, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. He lived in Minster in Sheppey, Kent, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died in 1891, in Minster, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 57, and was buried in Sheerness, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Woolnough
Eliza Esther Knowler
Marriage: 10 May 1874
John William T Woolnough
Frederick Woolnough
Arthur James Walter Woolnough
James W. Woolnough
Peter Woolnough

Spouse and Children

10 May 1874
Borden, Kent, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings



World Events (4)


Age 9

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 20

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 46

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Woolnough, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Thomas Woolnough, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Thomas Woolnough, "England, Kent, Parish Registers, 1538-1911"

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