Frederick Charles Eckersley

18 December 1884–21 August 1971 (Age 86)
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Frederick Charles

When Frederick Charles Eckersley was born on 18 December 1884, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Eckersley, was 26 and his mother, Elizabeth Clayton, was 24. He married Nancy Matilda Vickers in January 1909, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. He died on 21 August 1971, at the age of 86.

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Frederick Charles Eckersley
Nancy Matilda Vickers
Marriage: January 1909

Spouse and Children

January 1909
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    John Eckersley


    Elizabeth Clayton




    Elizabeth Eckersley



    Margaret Eckersley



    Ada Eckersley


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World Events (8)

1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 17

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.
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 20

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.

Age 24

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a lost place in the parish of Leigh, near Wigan, probably so named from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Ecgheard ( see Eckert ) or Ecghere + Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Frederick C Eckersley in household of John Eckersley, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Frederick Charles Eckersley, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Fredrick C Eckersley in household of John Eckersley, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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