Sarah Painter

Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah

Sarah Painter was born in 1806, in Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Unknown and Rebecca Painter. She married Thomas Ackwood on 20 April 1829, in Handsworth, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters.

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Thomas Ackwood
Sarah Painter
Marriage: 20 April 1829
Maria Hackwood
Elizabeth Hackwood
Sarah Hackwood
William Hackwood
Ann Hackwood
Thomas Hackwood
Mary Hackwood
Rebekah Hackwood
Moses Hackwood
Samuel Hackwood

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World Events (8)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
Age 2
The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
Age 9
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
Age 37
Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English, Old French peinto(u)r, oblique case of peintre ‘painter’, hence an occupational name for a painter (normally of colored glass). In the Middle Ages the walls of both great and minor churches were covered with painted decorations, and Reaney and Wilson note that in 1308 Hugh le Peyntour and Peter the Pavier were employed ‘making and painting the pavement’ at St. Stephen's Chapel, Westminster. The name is widespread in central and southern England.2 German: topographic name for someone living in a fenced enclosure ( see Bainter ).

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

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  • Sarah Hackwood, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Sarah Huckwood in household of Thomas Huckwood, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Sarah Hackwood in household of Thomas Hackwood, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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