William George Postlethwaite

January 1892–21 December 1955 (Age 63)
Chorlton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William George

William George Postlethwaite was born in January 1892, in Chorlton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. He married Leonora Deakin in June 1919, in Chorlton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 21 December 1955, in Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 63.

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William George Postlethwaite
Leonora Deakin
Marriage: June 1919

Spouse and Children

June 1919
Chorlton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

World Events (3)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 9

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.

Age 16

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

English: variant of Postlethwait . This is the more frequent spelling in the British Isles.

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

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Sources (3)

  • England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2007
  • England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966
  • England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915

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