Walter Askey

1890–1967 (Age 77)
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Walter

When Walter Askey was born in 1890, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Walter Askey, was 33 and his mother, Jane Gould, was 25. He died in 1967, in his hometown, at the age of 77.

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Walter Askey
Jane Gould
Beatrice Askey
Walter Askey
Nellie Askey

Parents & Siblings

  • Walter Askey


  • Jane Gould




World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 14

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 18

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 24

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

Northern English:1. from an early Middle English personal name of Scandinavian origin, related to Old Danish Aski, a derivative of askr ‘ash tree’. 2. variant of Askew .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Walter Askey in the 1911 England Census
  • Walter Askey in the 1891 England Census
  • Walter Askey in the England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007

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