Wallace Thistlethwaite

1890–1970 (Age 79)
Grantham, Queensland, Australia

The Life of Wallace

When Wallace Thistlethwaite was born on 10 December 1890, in Grantham, Queensland, Australia, his father, Harris Thistlethwaite, was 40 and his mother, Helen Ann Robinson, was 38. He died on 20 June 1970, in Redcliffe, Queensland, Australia, at the age of 79, and was buried in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Harris Thistlethwaite
1850–1935
Helen Ann Robinson
1852–1922
Mabel Thistlethwaite
1878–1962
Kenneth Thistlethwaite
1879–1964
Edgar Thistlethwaite
1881–1883
Ruth Thistlethwaite
1882–1965
Garnet Thistlethwaite
1884–1932
Gordon Thistlethwaite
1886–1980
Hilda Thistlethwaite
1888–1975
Wallace Thistlethwaite
1890–1970
Dorothy Thistlethwaite
1896–1990

Parents & Siblings

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World Events (8)

1892

Age 2

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 11

First Federal election.
1911

Age 21

Canberra is founded and designated as the capital. The Federal Capital Territory is established as an area of two 360 square kilometers in the Yass-Canberra district.

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.

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