George William Toyne

1897–1985 (Age 87)
Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George William

When George William Toyne was born on 11 August 1897, in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Ellis Toyne, was 26 and his mother, Rosemund Ellen Martin, was 25. He married Doris Lillian Foot on 16 April 1921, in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Great Grimsby St Mary and St James, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died in 1985, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

George William Toyne
1897–1985
Doris Lillian Foot
1902–1998
Marriage: 16 April 1921

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
16 April 1921
Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents & Siblings

  • Thomas Ellis Toyne

    Male1871–1926Male

  • Rosemund Ellen Martin

    Female1872–1922Female

siblings

(4)

  • Leonard Ellis Toyne

    Male1895–1902Male

  • Male1897–1985Male

  • Harriet Ruth Toyne

    Female1900–Female

  • Male1906–1977Male

World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 7

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.
1908

Age 11

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 24

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.

Name Meaning

English (Lincolnshire): unexplained.

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

Sources (2)

  • George William Toyne in household of Tom Ellis Toyne, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • George W Toyne in household of Tom E Toyne, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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