Mary Ann Seal

1819–Female
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Seal was born in 1819, her father, John Seal, was 27 and her mother, Sarah Osborne, was 28. She married John Smith on 7 October 1838, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Smith
1818–
Mary Ann Seal
1819–
Marriage: 7 October 1838

Spouse and Children

    John Smith

    Male1818–Male

    Female1819–Female

MARRIAGE
7 October 1838
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1823

Age 4

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

Age 14

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.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 35

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Sale 1.2 English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of seals or signet rings, from Middle English, Old French seel ‘seal’ (Latin sigillum).3 English: metonymic occupational name for a maker of saddles, from Old French seele ‘saddle’.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Mary Ann Seale, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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