William Bernard Tolley

22 April 1903–2 July 1964 (Age 61)
Thringstone, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William Bernard

When William Bernard Tolley was born on 22 April 1903, in Thringstone, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Ambrose Vincent Tolley, was 44 and his mother, Laura Wale, was 37. He died on 2 July 1964, in Shepshed, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 61.

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William Bernard Tolley
Grace Ida Hall

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Ambrose Vincent Tolley


    Laura Wale




    George L



    Charles E Tolley


    Helena L Tolley


    Vincent Tolley


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World Events (7)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 1

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.

Age 5

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

Age 18

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

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly West Midlands): from a pet form of the Middle English personal name Toll ( see Towle ).2 Probably an altered spelling of German Tolle .

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

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