Job Dodwell

1823–1892 (Age 69)
Stoke Orchard, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Job

When Job Dodwell was born in 1823, in Stoke Orchard, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Dodwell, was 44 and his mother, Martha Billingham, was 43. He married Phebe Ricketts on 23 October 1860, in Frampton on Severn, Gloucestershire, England. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died in 1892, in Bridgend, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Job Dodwell
1823–1892
Phebe Ricketts
1823–1910
Marriage: 23 October 1860
Edith Mary Dodwell
1861–1943
Catherine Ricketts Dodwell
1864–1937

Spouse and Children

    Male1823–1892Male

    Phebe Ricketts

    Female1823–1910Female

MARRIAGE
23 October 1860
Frampton on Severn, Gloucestershire, England
children

(2)

    Female1861–1943Female

    Catherine Ricketts Dodwell

    Female1864–1937Female

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Dodwell

    Male1779–Male

    Martha Billingham

    Female1780–Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1823

Age 0

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 10

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.
1843

Age 20

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Dowdeswell in Gloucestershire, named from an Old English personal name Dogod + Old English wella ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Job Dodwell in household of Robert Dodwell, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Job Dodwell, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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