Edny Eke

15 January 1815–1870
Shipdham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edny

When Edny Eke was christened on 15 January 1815, in Shipdham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Eke, was 28 and her mother, Diana Durrant, was 28. She married William Easom on 7 November 1842, in Sutton in Beckingham, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Sutton in Beckingham, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Sutton St Mary, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died in 1870, in Holbeach, Lincolnshire, England, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

William Easom
1818–
Edny Eke
1815–1870
Marriage: 7 November 1842
John Thomas Easom
1843–1888
Harriet Easom
1857–
Mary Jane Easom
1846–
Edney Ann Easom
1847–
Thurza Easom
1850–
Mary Ann Eason
1852–
James William Eason
1854–

Spouse and Children

    William Easom

    Male1818–Male

    Female1815–1870Female

MARRIAGE
7 November 1842
Sutton in Beckingham, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

    John Thomas Easom

    Male1843–1888Male

    Mary Jane Easom

    Female1846–Female

    Edney Ann Easom

    Female1847–Female

    Thurza Easom

    Female1850–Female

    Mary Ann Eason

    Female1852–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    William Lock Durrant

    Male1808–1808Male

    Thomas Eke

    Male1811–1857Male

    Female1813–Female

    Female1815–1870Female

    Sophy Eke

    Female1815–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (4)

1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.

Name Meaning

1 Dutch and North German: variant of Eck .2 English: unexplained.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edney Easom in household of William Easom, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Edney Eason in household of William Eason, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Edny Eke, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"

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