Bertha Townend

about July 1891–
Castleford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Bertha

When Bertha Townend was born about July 1891, in Castleford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Arthur Townend, was 44 and her mother, Emma Swales, was 42.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Townend
1846–1911
Emma Swales
1849–
Alfred Swales
1868–
Walter Townend
1870–
Frank Townend
1873–
Edwin Townend
1875–
Arthur Townend
1877–
Lily Townend
1881–
Herbert Townend
1884–
Edgar Townend
1888–
Bertha Townend
1891–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

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World Events (3)

1908

Age 17

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 23

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1915 · Zeppelin Raid

Age 24

During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived at the extremity of a village, from Middle English toun ‘village’, ‘settlement’ + ende ‘end’.

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

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