May Gertrude Ellison

1899–1980 (Age 81)
Ulverston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of May Gertrude

When May Gertrude Ellison was born on 16 January 1899, in Ulverston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Thomas Ellison, was 28 and her mother, Minnie Agnes Bird, was 25. She married Holland Legh Richmond Eckersley in 1929, in Ulverston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. She died in 1980, in Ulverston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

May Gertrude Ellison
1899–1980
Holland Legh Richmond Eckersley
1875–1944
Marriage: 1929

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1929
Ulverston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph Thomas Ellison

    Male1871–1941Male

  • Minnie Agnes Bird

    Female1874–1918Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 2

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.
1908

Age 9

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

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Ellis .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • May G Ellison in household of Joseph T Ellison, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • May Gertrude Ellison, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • May Gertrude Ellison, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"

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