William Wilkinson

26 October 1914–8 February 1999 (Age 84)
Ashington, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

William Wilkinson was born on 26 October 1914, in Ashington, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom as the son of William Fittes Wilkinson and Mary Jane Main. He died on 8 February 1999, in his hometown, at the age of 84.

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William Wilkinson
Mary Browell

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Parents and Siblings

    William Fittes Wilkinson


    Mary Jane Main




    Arnold Wilkinson


    Wilhelmina Wilkinson


    Emmiline Wilkinson


    Isabel Wilkinson


    James Leslie Wilkinson


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World Events (8)


Age 4

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.
1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 7

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.
1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 25

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilkin .

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

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