Ethel emma Thistlethwaite

1920–1994 (Age 73)
Maffra, Victoria, Australia

The Life of Ethel emma

When Ethel emma Thistlethwaite was born on 26 September 1920, in Maffra, Victoria, Australia, her father, Christopher Charles Thistlethwaite, was 29 and her mother, Ethel Winifred Morgan, was 23. She died on 24 August 1994, in her hometown, at the age of 73.

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Ethel emma Thistlethwaite
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World Events (8)


Age 1

Edith Cowan is elected to the Western Australia Parlaiment. She is the first woman parliamentarian in Australia.

Age 19

Australia joins Britain in declaration of war on Germany.

Age 20

Australia declares war on Italy.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a minor place in the parish of Lancaster called Thistlethwaite, from Middle English thistle + thwaite ‘meadow’ ( see Thwaites ), i.e. a meadow overgrown with thistles.

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

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