Thomas Barnett

1837–
Droitwich, Worcestershire, England

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Barnett was born in 1837, in Droitwich, Worcestershire, England, his father, Thomas Barnett, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Bourne, was 32. He had at least 1 son and 5 daughters with Sarah Turner. He lived in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Barnett
1837–
Sarah Turner
1839–
Sarah Elizabeth Edge (N' Barnett)
1865–1937
Sarah Elizabeth Barnett
1865–
Emma Barnett
1871–
Mary Ann Barnett
1877–
Henrietta Barnett
1880–
Thomas Barnett
1869–

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1843

Age 6

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 17

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.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 43

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

English:1. habitational name from various places, for example Chipping (High) Barnet, East Barnet, and Friern Barnet in Greater London, named with Old English bærnet ‘place cleared by burning’ (a derivative of bærnan ‘to burn’, ‘to set light to’). 2. from a medieval personal name, a variant of Bernard .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Barnett, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Thomas Barreth, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Thomas Barnett in entry for Henrietta Barnett, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"

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