Ellen McKenna

14 September 1910–May 1987 (Age 76)
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life of Ellen

Ellen McKenna was born on 14 September 1910, in Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom. He died in May 1987, in Corby, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 76.

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Ellen McKenna
1910–1987
William McQuattie

Spouse and Children

    Male1910–1987Male

    William McQuattie

    FemaleFemale

World Events (3)

1913 · Leith dockers strike 1913

Age 3

The Leith dockers strike was a strike that brought the town of Leith to a standstill after dock workers demanded an increase in pay, better working conditions, and shorter hours. The strike had an effect on the local community by not allowing trade to flow smoothly out of the docks. There totaled around 4,600 people a part of the strikes and riots but it ended near the middle of August with no demands met. since then two more strikes would happen at the same location, once in 1983 and, most recently, in 1989.
1914

Age 4

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.
1914 · Britain Enters the Great War

Age 4

After Germany declared war Russia, Britain entered The Great War and declared war on Germany on August 4, 1914. The war ended on November 11, 1918, as Germany signed an armistice that brought fighting to a halt.

Name Meaning

Irish and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cionaodha or Mac Cionaoith ‘son of Cionaodh’ ( see McKinney 1).

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

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