Joseph William Willott

1911–1996 (Age 85)
Brown Edge, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Joseph William

When Joseph William Willott was born in 1911, in Brown Edge, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph William Willott, was 22 and his mother, Adelaide Maud Tomkinson, was 21. He died in 1996, at the age of 85.

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Joseph William Willott
1889–
Adelaide Maud Tomkinson
1890–1970
Joseph William Willott
1911–1996

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World Events (8)

1914

Age 3

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

Age 3

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.
1939 · Britain Enters World War II

Age 28

Britain entered the Second World War as war was declared on Germany on September 3, 1939. World War II came to an end after the Americans dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, which killed 140,000 people. Less than a week later, the Japanese surrendered and the war officially ended on August 15, 1945.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Gillett 1.

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

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