Maria Collins

Hawkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Maria

Maria Collins was born in 1825, in Hawkesbury, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of John Collins and Jane Proverbs. She married John Haddock on 10 February 1856. She lived in Runcorn, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861.

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John Haddock
Maria Collins
Marriage: 10 February 1856

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World Events (8)

Age 5
Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
Age 8
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.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 55
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Coileáin and Mac Coileáin ( see Cullen 1).2 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Col(l)in, a pet form of Coll , itself a short form of Nicholas .3 Americanized form of French Colin .

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

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Sources (4)

  • Maria Haddock, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Maria Collins in entry for John Haddock, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"
  • Maria Collins in entry for John Haddock, "Idaho, Southeast Counties Obituaries, 1864-2007"

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