William Fox Orgill

1852–October 1939 (Age 87)
Church Gresley, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William Fox

When William Fox Orgill was born in 1852, in Church Gresley, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Orgill, was 22 and his mother, Mary Fox, was 23. He married Kate Towle on 24 February 1873, in Newhall, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Stanton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died in October 1939, at the age of 87, and was buried in Newhall, Derbyshire, England.

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Family Time Line

William Fox Orgill
1852–1939
Kate Towle
1854–1918
Marriage: 24 February 1873
Mary Orgill
1873–
Lois Orgill
1874–1907
Henry Orgill
1876–1905
William Fox Orgill
1878–1954
Annie Orgill
1881–
Leo Orgill
1886–1967
Wright Orgill
1888–1961
Harold Orgill
1890–1969
John Thomas Orgill
1893–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 February 1873
Newhall, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 2

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 28

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 32

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old French orgueil ‘pride’. Compare Pride .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Fox Orgill in household of William Fox, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • William F Orgill, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • William F Orgill, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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