Thomas Morphet Atkinson

1873–1943 (Age 70)
Lonsdale Ward, Westmorland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas Morphet

When Thomas Morphet Atkinson was born in 1873, in Lonsdale Ward, Westmorland, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Atkinson, was 40 and his mother, Eleanor Morphet, was 38. He married Mary Ann Briggs on 9 May 1896, in Denby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Ripley, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911 and Alberta, Canada in 1916. He died on 16 September 1943, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Morphet Atkinson
1873–1943
Mary Ann Briggs
1875–1928
Marriage: 9 May 1896
Kathleen Morphet Atkinson
1897–1979
Dorothy Isobel Atkinson
1898–1987
William Hedley Pym Atkinson
1900–
Bessie Eleanor Morphet Atkinson
1904–1979
Allin Roy Atkinson
1912–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
9 May 1896
Denby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

Parents & Siblings

  • William Atkinson

    Male1833–Male

  • Female1835–1920Female

siblings

(13)

  • Bessie Atkinson

    Female1855–1927Female

  • Isabella Atkinson

    Female1857–Female

  • John Richard Atkinson

    Male1859–Male

  • Thomas Morphet Atkinson

    Male1860–1861Male

  • Margaret Ellen Atkinson

    Female1862–Female

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 7

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 11

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 31

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.

Name Meaning

Northern English: patronymic from the personal name Atkin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Morphet Atkinson in household of William Atkinson, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Thomas Mor* Atkinson, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • Thomas Morpeth in entry for Wm Hedlegh Pym Atkinson, "England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991"

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