Mary Elizabeth Thompson

1863–
York, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Thompson was born in 1863, in York, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Cuthbert Thompson, was 37 and her mother, Ann, was 34. She married Wallace Wray in 1885, in York, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Leeds St Mary, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Family Time Line

Mary Elizabeth Thompson
1863–
Wallace Wray
1864–
Marriage: 1885
Louisa Wray
1886–
Annie Wray
1888–
William Bruce Wray
1890–
Florrie Wray
1893–
Jessie Wray
1896–
Sydney Wray
1899–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1885
York, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • Cuthbert Thompson

    Male1826–Male

  • Ann

    Female1829–Female

siblings

(9)

  • Margaret Ann Thompson

    Female1852–Female

  • Emma Jane Thompson

    Female1855–Female

  • Elizabeth Thompson

    Female1856–Female

  • Elizabeth Thompson

    Female1858–Female

  • Charles Dunn Thompson

    Male1859–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

Age 0

The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
1884

Age 21

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

Age 45

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Thomas . Thompson is widely distributed throughout Britain, but is most common in northern England and northern Ireland.2 Americanized form of Thomsen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary E Wray in household of Wallace Wray, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Mary E Thompson in household of Cuthbert Thompson, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Mary Elizabeth Wray in household of Wallace Wray, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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