Charles Vockins

21 November 1819–16 October 1882 (Age 62)
Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Charles

When Charles Vockins was born on 21 November 1819, in Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Vockins, was 37 and his mother, Elizabeth Greenaway, was 39. He married Jane Bird in 1839, in Hungerford, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Ramsbury, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. He died on 16 October 1882, in Mildenhall, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Charles Vockins
1819–1882
Jane Bird
1818–
Marriage: 1839
Sophia Vockins
1840–1886
Jemima Vockins
1847–1909
Sarah Vockins
1850–1928
James Vockins
1852–1852
Jane Vockins
1856–
Ann Vockins
1858–
Henry John Vockins
1862–
Thomas James Vockins
1864–1921
Elizabeth Vockins
1842–1926
Mary Vockins
1843–
Ann Vockins
1845–1852
Charles Vockins
1848–1927
Kate Vockins
1854–
William Vockins
1860–1933

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1839
Hungerford, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(14)

+9 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (5)

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.
1843

Age 24

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

Irish: of uncertain derivation; perhaps a variant of the English family name Dockings, a habitational name from Docking in Norfolk, named in Old English as ‘place where docks (Old English docce) grow’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Charles Vaggins, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Charles Vockins, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Charles Vockins, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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