Ernest Deighton

MaleDecember 1876–

Brief Life History of Ernest

When Ernest Deighton was born in December 1876, in Grafham, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Alfred Deighton, was 36 and his mother, Emma Layton, was 35. He married Mary Willson in December 1898, in St Ives, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Ernest Deighton
Mary Willson
Marriage: December 1898
Lucy Gladys Deighton
Frances Elizabeth Deighton
Frederick Willson Deighton
Marjorie Winifred Deighton
Ernest George Deighton

Sources (6)

  • Ernest Deighten in household of Alfred Deighten, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Ernest Deighton, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • Ernest Deighton, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    December 1898St Ives, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 4

    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.


    Age 8

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).


    Age 32

    London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Durham): habitational name from any of several places in Yorkshire named Deighton, from Old English dīc ‘ditch, dike’ + tūn ‘settlement, enclosure’. See also Ditton .

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

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