Leonard Joseph Ansell

1889–1967 (Age 77)
Aston Manor, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Leonard Joseph

When Leonard Joseph Ansell was born on 11 March 1889, in Aston Manor, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John George Ansell, was 30 and his mother, Theresa Isabel Thew, was 27. He married Edith Annie Harris on 7 October 1911, in Washwood Heath, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Aston, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Shardlow, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1939. He died in 1967, in Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Leonard Joseph Ansell
1889–1967
Edith Annie Harris
1886–1959
Marriage: 7 October 1911
Elsie Marguerite Ansell
1912–1994
Edith Leah Nora Ansell
1915–2010
Leonard Geoffrey Ansell
1920–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
7 October 1911
Washwood Heath, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(3)

Parents & Siblings

  • John George Ansell

    Male1859–1920Male

  • Theresa Isabel Thew

    Female1861–1931Female

siblings

(9)

  • Male1879–1944Male

  • Florence Isabel Ansell

    Female1882–Female

  • Female1884–1957Female

  • Edna Ansell

    Female1886–Female

  • Vesta Hilda Ansell

    Female1887–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 15

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.
1908

Age 19

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1914

Age 25

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

1 English and German: from a vernacular form of the personal name Anselmus ( see Anselm ).2 Swedish: compound name composed of an unexplained first element (perhaps part of a place name) + the common surname ending -ell, which is from the Latin adjectival ending -elius.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Leonard J Ansell in household of John G Ansell, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Leonard Joseph Ansell in entry for Leonard Geoffrey Ansell, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Leonard J Ansell in household of John George Ansell, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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