Thomas Porter Clarkson

10 August 1898–March 1985 (Age 86)
Stalmine, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas Porter

When Thomas Porter Clarkson was born on 10 August 1898, in Stalmine, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Stirzaker Clarkson, was 24 and his mother, Elizabeth Ann Porter, was 19. He died in March 1985, in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Richard Stirzaker Clarkson
1874–1943
Elizabeth Ann Porter
1879–
Thomas Porter Clarkson
1898–1985
Doris Clarkson
1902–
Jenny Porter Clarkson
1905–1983

Parents and Siblings

    Richard Stirzaker Clarkson

    Male1874–1943Male

    Elizabeth Ann Porter

    Female1879–Female

siblings

(3)

    Male1898–1985Male

    Doris Clarkson

    Female1902–Female

    Jenny Porter Clarkson

    Female1905–1983Female

World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 3

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.
1908

Age 10

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 23

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Clark .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • PORTER in household of STIRZAKER, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Thomas Porter Clarkson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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