George "Leonard" Arthur Thirkettle

1903–1982 (Age 79)
Leytonstone, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George "Leonard" Arthur

When George "Leonard" Arthur Thirkettle was born on 29 August 1903, in Leytonstone, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Alfred Edwin Thirkettle, was 24 and his mother, Katie Poulter, was 26. He married Ruth Wilma Osborn on 26 December 1925, in Los Angeles, California, United States. He lived in Alberta, Canada for about 5 years and Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States for about 10 years. He died on 21 September 1982, in West Covina, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Covina, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

George "Leonard" Arthur Thirkettle
Ruth Wilma Osborn
Marriage: 26 December 1925

Spouse & Children

26 December 1925
Los Angeles, California, United States

Parents & Siblings



  • Male1903–1982Male

  • Grace Phyllis Thirkettle


  • Ivy Gladys Thirkettle


  • Ernest Thirkettle


  • Bertie Thirkettle


+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 1

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.

Age 21

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

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Sources (3)

  • Leonard G Thirkettle in household of George A Thirkettle, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Leonard Thirkettle in household of George Thirkettle, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1916"
  • Leonard A Thirkettle in household of George E Thirkettle, "United States Census, 1930"

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