William George Minikin

Male21 January 1862–1944

Brief Life History of William George

When William George Minikin was born on 21 January 1862, in Egremont, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Minikin, was 36 and his mother, Jane Mossop, was 41. He married Annie Waddell in 1881. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Lowside Quarter, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died in 1944, at the age of 82.

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William George Minikin
Annie Waddell
Marriage: 1881
Gilpin Miniken
Jane Miniken
Annie Minikin
George Frederick Miniken

Sources (6)

  • William George Minikin in household of William Minikin, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • William George Minnikin, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • William G Minekin in household of William Minekin, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (4)

    World Events (7)

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 18

    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.


    Age 22

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    1904 · The Entente Cordiale

    Age 42

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: see Minnikin .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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