Victor Thistlethwaite

1896–1977 (Age 81)
Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Victor

When Victor Thistlethwaite was born on 9 June 1896, in Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia, his father, Wesley John Thistlethwaite, was 40 and his mother, Mary Howell, was 30. He married Ellen Esther Fairbairn in 1914, in Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 5 June 1977, in Concord, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 80, and was buried in Woronora, New South Wales, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Victor Thistlethwaite
1896–1977
Ellen Esther Fairbairn
1898–1926
Marriage: 1914
John Thistlethwaite
–1923

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1914
Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia
children

(1)

  • John Thistlethwaite

    Male–1923Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Wesley John Thistlethwaite

    Male1855–1925Male

  • Mary Howell

    Female1865–1932Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1901

Age 5

First Federal election.
1901

Age 5

The Australian flag flown for the first time.
1918

Age 22

Australian troops sent to fight in South African War.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a minor place in the parish of Lancaster called Thistlethwaite, from Middle English thistle + thwaite ‘meadow’ ( see Thwaites ), i.e. a meadow overgrown with thistles.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Australia Marriage Index, 1788-1950
  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Australia Cemetery Index, 1808-2007

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