May Ellison

1899–1972 (Age 73)
Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of May

When May Ellison was born on 20 December 1899, in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Ellison, was 22 and her mother, Mary Ellen White, was 22. She married John Wheeler on 22 September 1920, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Toxteth Park St Michael, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died on 30 December 1972, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

May Ellison
John Wheeler
Marriage: 22 September 1920
Edna Wheeler
Jack Wheeler

Spouse & Children

22 September 1920
Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


  • Edna Wheeler


  • Jack Wheeler


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1877–1947Male

  • Mary Ellen White




World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 2

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.

Age 9

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1920 · Cunard War Memorial

Age 21

In 1920, the Cunard War Memorial was erected, though it wasn't unveiled until 1921. The memorial was built to commemorate those that worked at the Cunard building who had died during WWI and later in WWII.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Ellis .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • May Ellison in household of William Ellison, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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