George Gaskell


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When George Gaskell was born in 1828, in Stockport, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Gaskell, was 26 and his mother, Jemima Washington, was 20.

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George Gaskell
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    Age 2

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

    Age 5

    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.


    Age 15

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire and Cheshire): variant of Gaskill .

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

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