Albert Wainwright

1887–
Hunslet, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Albert

When Albert Wainwright was born in 1887, in Hunslet, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Wainwright, was 39 and his mother, Hannah Champney Hopkins, was 38.

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Family Time Line

William Wainwright
1848–1900
Hannah Champney Hopkins
1849–1924
George William Wainwright
1869–
William Wainwright
1887–
Alfred Wainwright
1888–1975
Robert Alfred Wainwright
1872–
Joseph Wainwright
1876–
Emma Wainwright
1879–
Lily Wainwright
1881–
Edward Wainwright
1885–
Albert Wainwright
1887–
Blanche Wainwright
1890–
Walter Wainwright
1892–1953

Parents and Siblings

    Male1848–1900Male

    Hannah Champney Hopkins

    Female1849–1924Female

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1908

Age 21

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1915 · Zeppelin Raid

Age 28

During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.
1918

Age 31

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire and Yorkshire): occupational name for a maker of carts or wagons, Middle English waynwright ( see Wayne + Wright ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Albert Wainwright in household of William Wainwright, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Albert Wainwright in household of Hannah Wainwright, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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