Cathrine Whewell

Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Cathrine

When Cathrine Whewell was born in 1858, in Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Whewell, was 36 and her mother, Mary Walsh, was 35. She married Thomas Pilkington on 1 January 1875, in Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Pilkington
Cathrine Whewell
Marriage: 1 January 1875
Aaron Pilkington
Lily Pilkington

Spouse and Children

1 January 1875
Oswaldtwistle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


    Aaron Pilkington


    Lily Pilkington


Parents and Siblings

    William Whewell





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World Events (8)

1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

Age 1

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

Age 26

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 43

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.

Name Meaning

English: perhaps a variant form of Sewell .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Catherine Pilkington in household of Thomas Pilkington, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Catheren Pilkington in household of Thomas Pilkington, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Cathrine Whewell in household of William Whewell, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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