Tom Henthorn

7 August 1884–
Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Tom

When Tom Henthorn was born on 7 August 1884, in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edwin Henthorn Sr., was 40 and his mother, Alice Saxon, was 39. He married Ethel Thorpe on 23 December 1908, in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Tom Henthorn
Ethel Thorpe
Marriage: 23 December 1908

Spouse and Children

23 December 1908
Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Edwin Henthorn Sr.







    James Henthorn


    Edwin Henthorn Jr


    John Henthorn


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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 17

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.

Age 24

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 34

WWI ends in November with armistice. The number of UK war dead runs to several hundred thousand.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): unexplained.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Tom Henthorn in household of Alice Henthorn, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Tom Henthorn, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"
  • Tom Henthorn in household of Alice Henthorn, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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