William Vickers

1863–
Thornthwaite, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Vickers was born about 1863, in Thornthwaite, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Vickers, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Kendal, was 24. He lived in Above Derwent, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Family Time Line

James Vickers
1836–1917
Sarah Kendal
1839–1902
John Vickers
1859–1934
Joseph Vickers
1860–
William Vickers
1863–
James Vickers
1866–1909
Mary Ann Vickers
1868–
Mabel Vickers
1875–
David Vickers
1870–1942
Sarah Elizabeth Vickers
1872–
Hannah Vickers
1877–
Alice Vickers
1879–
Henry Vickers
1882–

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 17

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

Age 21

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 41

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic for the son of a vicar or, perhaps in most cases, an occupational name for the servant of a vicar ( see Vicker ). In many cases it may represent an elliptical form of a topographic name. Compare Parsons .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • William Vickers in household of James Vickers, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Legacy NFS Source: William Vickers - birth-name: William Vickers

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