Wilfred Masters

1896–
Holdenhurst, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Wilfred

When Wilfred Masters was born in 1896, in Holdenhurst, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Masters, was 41 and his mother, Evangeline Young, was 39. He registered for military service in 1915.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Masters
1855–
Evangeline Young
1857–
William John Masters
1879–
Henry Masters
1886–
Agnes Kate Masters
1880–
Joseph Masters
1882–
George Masters
1884–
Job Masters
1889–
Louisa May Masters
1890–
Ralph Masters
1892–
Frank Masters
1894–
Wilfred Masters
1896–

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 8

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.
1908

Age 12

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1928 · Women Grated Right to Vote

Age 32

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Master . Reaney notes the medieval example atte Maysters ( 1327 ), and suggests this might have denoted someone who lived at a master's house, a master's servant or perhaps an apprentice.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Wilfred Masters, "United Kingdom, World War I Service Records, 1914-1920"
  • Wilfred Masters in household of Joseph Masters, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Wilfred Masters in household of Joseph Masters, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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