Jane Tickle

3 May 1891–9 September 1988 (Age 97)
St Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jane

When Jane Tickle was born on 3 May 1891, in St Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Tickle, was 31 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Ashcroft, was 28. She had at least 1 son with Arthur Ball. She lived in Windle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died on 9 September 1988, in St Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 97.

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Family Time Line

Arthur Ball
Jane Tickle
Norman Ball

Spouse and Children

    Arthur Ball





    Norman Ball


Parents and Siblings

    James Tickle


    Mary Elizabeth Ashcroft




    Mary Ellen Ashcroft-Tickle


    Margaret Tickle


    Emily Tickle


    Peter Tickle



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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 10

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 17

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 27

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

Name Meaning

1 English (Lancashire): habitational name from Tickhill in South Yorkshire, so named from the Old English personal name or byname Tica (of uncertain origin) or ticce(n) ‘kid’ + hyll ‘hill’.2 Probably an altered spelling of German Tickel, from a pet form of Dick, from a Germanic personal name formed with Old High German diot ‘people’ (see for example Dietrich ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jane Tickle in household of James Tickle, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Jane Tickle in household of James Tickle, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Janie Tickle, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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