Wilfred Masters

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.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Joseph Masters
Evangeline Young
William John Masters
Henry Masters
Agnes Kate Masters
Joseph Masters
George Masters
Job Masters
Louisa May Masters
Ralph Masters
Frank Masters
Wilfred Masters

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

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.

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.

Possible Related Names

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"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.