May Swindells

1888–8 July 1974 (Age 86)
Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of May

When May Swindells was born in 1888, in Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Edwin Swindells, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Bentley, was 30. She married John William Sutton on 25 December 1913, in Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Sutton, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Stockport St Peter, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1898. She died on 8 July 1974, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

John William Sutton
1888–1958
May Swindells
1888–1974
Marriage: 25 December 1913
May Sutton
1914–
Alfred Sutton
1916–1982
William Sutton
1919–1928

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1913
Macclesfield, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(3)

    May Sutton

    Female1914–Female

    Male1916–1982Male

    William Sutton

    Male1919–1928Male

Parents and Siblings

    Edwin Swindells

    Male1860–1902Male

    Elizabeth Bentley

    Female1858–Female

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 16

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.
1908

Age 20

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 26

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Swindell .

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

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Sources (3)

  • May Swindells in household of Edwin Swindells, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • May Swindells in household of Elizabeth Swindells, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • May Swindells in household of Edwin Swindells, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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