Elsie May Cunnington

25 October 1898–14 October 1985 (Age 87)
Altofts, West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elsie May

Elsie May Cunnington was born on 25 October 1898, in Altofts, West Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She married Frank Goodacre in 1924, in Wakefield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She died on 14 October 1985, in Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 86.

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Family Time Line

Frank Goodacre
1861–
Elsie May Cunnington
1898–1985
Marriage: 1924

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1924
Wakefield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

World Events (8)

1908

Age 10

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1915 · Zeppelin Raid

Age 17

During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.
1924

Age 26

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places in Cambridgeshire (one formerly in Huntingdonshire) called Conington, from Old Norse kunung ‘king’, ‘chieftain’ (probably replacing earlier Old English cyning) + Old English tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Elsie M Cunnington, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Cunnington, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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