Thomas Wardle

1849–
Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Wardle was born in 1849, in Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Isaac Wardle, was 35 and his mother, Mary Clarke, was 34. He married Agnes Sadler in 1881, in Burnham on Crouch, Essex, England. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Orford, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Dover, Kent, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Wardle
1849–
Agnes Sadler
1857–
Marriage: 1881
Agnes Effie Chipper
1881–1968
Mr Jim Wardle
Agnes Effie Wardell
1882–
Thomas Wardle
1883–
Mabel Wardle
1886–
Frederick Wardle
1888–
Helen M Wardle
1890–
George B Wardle
1892–1957
Gladys A Wardled
1895–
Alec R Wardle
1900–1955
Elsie W Wardle
1900–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1881
Burnham on Crouch, Essex, England
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 5

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 31

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 35

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from places in Cheshire and Greater Manchester (formerly in Lancashire) called Wardle, from Old English weard ‘watch’ + hyll ‘hill’. Compare Warden 2 and Wardlaw . 2. regional name from Weardale in County Durham, which takes its name from the Wear river (named with a Celtic word probably meaning ‘water’) + Old Norse dalr ‘valley’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Wardle, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Thomas Wardle, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Thomas Wardell, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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