Thomas Henry Elson

1876–
Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas Henry

When Thomas Henry Elson was born in 1876, in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, his father, John Elson, was 27 and his mother, Ellen Davies, was 26. He married Ellen Louisa Court in December 1900, in Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Henry Elson
1876–
Ellen Louisa Court
1880–1946
Marriage: December 1900
Eveline Elson
1902–1902
William John Elson
1903–1951
Ellen Louisa Elson
1905–1978
Trevor Elson
1907–1986
Eva Elson
1909–
Thomas Henry John Elson
1910–1985
Sarah Elson
1912–1922
Florence Lovern Elson
1916–
Rose Elson
1919–
David John Elson
1925–1993

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
December 1900
Swansea, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

    John Elson

    Male1849–1891Male

    Ellen Davies

    Female1850–1937Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1884

Age 8

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1890 · Welsh Industry Affected by U.S Tariff 

Age 14

In 1890, President McKinley and Congress passed the McKinley Tariff, which have had direct effect on Southern Wales. All foreign exports were taxed, including tinplates from the iron and copper mines in Wales.
1908

Age 32

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from places in Hampshire and Shropshire named Elson. The former is named from the Old English personal name Æðelswīð (composed of the elements æðel ‘noble’ + swīð ‘strong’) + Old English tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’; the latter from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Elli ( see Ellington ) + Old English tūn ‘settlement’ or dūn ‘hill’.2 English: variant spelling of Ellson .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the Yiddish male personal name Elye, from Hebrew Eliyahu ‘Elijah’ ( see Elias ).

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Thomas Henry Elson - Government record: birth-name: Thomas Henry Elson

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