Ethel Thorp

1901–1984 (Age 83)
Wakefield, Yorkshire, England

The Life of Ethel

When Ethel Thorp was born on 22 November 1901, her father, Joe Thorp, was 30 and her mother, Martha Elizabeth Myton, was 26. She lived in Lofthouse, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died in December 1984, at the age of 83.

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Joe Thorp
Martha Elizabeth Myton
Alice Thorp
Mabel Thorp
Ethel Thorp
Muriel Thorp
George Thorpe
Harold Thorpe

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World Events (8)


Age 7

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

Age 14

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.

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Thorpe .2 Scandinavian: variant of Torp .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Ethel Thorp in household of Joe Thorp, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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