William Wedge

27 October 1858–14 March 1940 (Age 81)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Wedge was born on 27 October 1858, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Wedge, was 32 and his mother, Maria Marshall, was 30. He married Martha Carter on 25 December 1890, in Erdington, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 14 March 1940, in Birmingham, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

William Wedge
1858–1940
Martha Carter
1868–1951
Marriage: 25 December 1890
Lucy May Wedge
1891–1979

Spouse and Children

    Male1858–1940Male

    Martha Carter

    Female1868–1951Female

MARRIAGE
25 December 1890
Erdington, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(1)

    Lucy May Wedge

    Female1891–1979Female

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Wedge

    Male1826–1863Male

    Maria Marshall

    Female1828–1901Female

siblings

(7)

    Maria Wedge

    Female1850–Female

    Sarah Ann Wedge

    Female1853–1904Female

    Thomas Wedge

    Male1855–1856Male

    Tom Walter Wedge

    Male1856–1926Male

    William Wedge

    Male1858–1940Male

+2 More Children

World Events (6)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 22

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

Age 26

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 46

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.

Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Wegga.

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

Sources (3)

  • 1911 England Census
  • 1901 England Census
  • 1871 England Census

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