Ann Pitt

25 October 1822–14 April 1863 (Age 40)
Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ann

When Ann Pitt was born on 25 October 1822, in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Francis Pitt, was 32 and her mother, Mary Perrins, was 30. She married Edwin Keysell on 16 February 1845, in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 14 April 1863, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

Edwin Keysell
Ann Pitt
Marriage: 16 February 1845
Thomas Owen Keysell
Edwin Keysell Jr.
Walter Keysell
Alfred Keysell
Ann Keysell
Mary Keysell
Elizabeth Keysell
Ellen Keysell

Spouse and Children

16 February 1845
Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom


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Parents and Siblings



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World Events (4)


Age 1

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

Age 11

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.

Age 21

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English: from Middle English pytte, pitte ‘pit’, ‘hollow’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a pit or hollow, or a habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Pitt in Hampshire.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ann Pitt in household of Mary Pitt, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Ann Keysell in household of Edward Keysell, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Ann Keysell, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"

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