Gilbert Martin Eckersall

1879–1940 (Age 61)
Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Gilbert Martin

When Gilbert Martin Eckersall was born in 1879, in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Eckersall, was 45 and his mother, Martha Emma Martin, was 41. He married Laura Westwood in 1908, in Stand, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 23 January 1940, in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 61.

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Gilbert Martin Eckersall
Laura Westwood
Marriage: 1908
Mary Eckersall

Spouse & Children

Stand, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


  • Mary Eckersall


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+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 1

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 5

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 22

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Gilbert Martin Eckersall, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"
  • Gilbert Martin Eckersall, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"
  • Gilbert M Eckersall in household of Joseph Eckersall, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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