William Paskett Smith

2 August 1835–
Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William Paskett

When William Paskett Smith was born on 2 August 1835, in Tetbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Smith, was 34 and his mother, Francis Paskett, was 26. He married Isabella Scott on 3 November 1866, in Bermondsey, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Salford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Islington, London, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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William Paskett Smith
Isabella Scott
Marriage: 3 November 1866
William Scott Smith
Margaret Isabella Smith
Albert George Smith
George Paskett Smith

Spouse and Children

3 November 1866
Bermondsey, Surrey, England, United Kingdom


    William Scott Smith


    Margaret Isabella Smith


    Albert George Smith


    George Paskett Smith


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World Events (8)

1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 7

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.

Age 8

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1868 · Abolition of Public Hangings at Newgate

Age 33

On May 26, 1868 the Capital Punishment Act was put into action. This made it so that public hangings no longer existed at Newgate in London.

Name Meaning

Anglo-Saxon: Smidh, anyone who strikes with a hammer, an artificer, a carpenter, a smith, a workman

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Smith, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • William Smith, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • William Smith in household of Thomas Smith, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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