Martha Jacques

Female26 August 1821–7 May 1841

Brief Life History of Martha

When Martha Jacques was born on 26 August 1821, in Baddesley Ensor, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Zackariah Jaques, was 42 and her mother, Mary Maria Naylor, was 43. She died on 7 May 1841, in her hometown, at the age of 19, and was buried in Baddesley Ensor, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Zackariah Jaques
Mary Maria Naylor
William Jaques
Thomas Jacques
James Jaques
John Jacques
Catharine Jaques
Joseph Jacques
Samuel Jaques
Zachariah Jaques
MaryAnn Jaques
Martha Jacques
Amelia Jaques

Sources (6)

  • Martha Jacques, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Martha Jacques - Government record: Death record or certificate: death: 7 May 1841; Baddesley Ensor, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Martha Jacques, "England, Warwickshire Parish Registers, 1538-1900"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (11)

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World Events (3)


Age 2

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.


Age 9

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 12

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.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: French Andre, Marcel, Armand, Emile, Normand, Pierre, Aime, Alain, Francois, Gaston, Germaine, Honore.

French, Walloon, Flemish, West Indian (mainly Haiti), and Mauritian: from the personal name Jacques, the usual French form of Latin Jacobus (see Jacob ). This surname is most common in Haiti. Compare Jack 5.

English: Frenchified form of Jacks and Jakes .

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

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