Eleanor Mellor

26 November 1896–20 June 1982 (Age 85)
Gorton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Eleanor

When Eleanor Mellor was born on 26 November 1896, in Gorton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Walter Herbert Mellor, was 27 and her mother, Eleanor Lythgoe, was 28. She died on 20 June 1982, at the age of 85.

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Walter Herbert Mellor
Eleanor Lythgoe
Eleanor Mellor

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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 5

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.

Age 12

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

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Lancashire, West Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, earlier recorded as Melver, and named from ancient British words that are ancestors of Welsh moel ‘bare’ + bre ‘hill’.

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

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