Ethel Swindell

10 September 1899–1977 (Age 77)
Tissington, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ethel

When Ethel Swindell was born on 10 September 1899, in Tissington, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Swindell, was 27 and her mother, Louisa, was 24. She married Gordon Cresswell on 20 January 1920, in Tissington, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. She died in 1977, in Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Gordon Cresswell
Ethel Swindell
Marriage: 20 January 1920

Spouse and Children

20 January 1920
Tissington, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Swindell







    Nellie Swindell



    Dorothy Swindell


    William Swindell


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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 5

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Age 9

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

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin; probably a habitational name from Swindale in Skelton, North Yorkshire, so named from Old English swīn ‘pig’, ‘wild boar’ + dæl ‘valley’.

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

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