William THISTLETHWAITE

1862–1947 (Age 85)
Arkholme, Lancashire, England

The Life of William

William THISTLETHWAITE was born in January 1862, in Arkholme, Lancashire, England. He married Mary SHEPHeRD on 7 May 1884. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 12 May 1947, at the age of 85.

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William THISTLETHWAITE
1862–1947
Mary SHEPHeRD
1860–1954
Marriage: 7 May 1884
Josephine THISTLETHWAITE
1882–
Thomas THISTLETHWAITE
1885–1886
Adelaide THISTLETHWAITE
1888–1912
Winnifred Thistlethwaite
1889–1982
Robert THISTLETHWAITE
1892–1892
Mary Thistlethwaite
1893–1994
Henry Thistlethwaite
1894–1970
Charles Thistlethwaite
1896–1916
Isabelle Thistlethwaite
1899–1900

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
7 May 1884
Tunstall, Lancashire, England
children

(9)

  • Josephine THISTLETHWAITE

    Female1882–Female

  • Thomas THISTLETHWAITE

    Male1885–1886Male

  • Adelaide THISTLETHWAITE

    Female1888–1912Female

  • Female1889–1982Female

  • Robert THISTLETHWAITE

    Male1892–1892Male

+4 More Children

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a minor place in the parish of Lancaster called Thistlethwaite, from Middle English thistle + thwaite ‘meadow’ ( see Thwaites ), i.e. a meadow overgrown with thistles.

Possible Related Names

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

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