Alice Tonkin

1895–
Thelbridge Cross, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alice

When Alice Tonkin was born in 1895, in Thelbridge Cross, Devon, England, United Kingdom, her father, Frederick Tonkin, was 35 and her mother, Ellen Sowdon, was 34.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Tonkin
1860–
Ellen Sowdon
1861–
George Henry Tonkin
1883–
Frederick Tonkin
1886–
Alice Tonkin
1895–

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World Events (3)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 9

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.
1908

Age 13

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 19

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

Name Meaning

English (mainly Devon): from a pet form of the personal name Thomas .

Possible Related Names

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

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