William Trelfall

before 4 August 1844–
Halsall, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

William Trelfall was born before 4 August 1844, in Halsall, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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World Events (3)

1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 6

When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.

Age 40

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Age 64

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place near Kirkham, named with Middle English thrall ‘serf’ (Old Norse þrǽll) + fall ‘clearing’, ‘place where the trees have been felled’.

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

Sources (2)

  • William Trelfall, "England, Lancashire, Parish Registers 1538-1910"
  • Lancashire, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1844 for William Trelfall

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