Thomas Barnett

Droitwich, Worcestershire, England

The Life Summary 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
Sarah Turner
Sarah Elizabeth Edge (N' Barnett)
Sarah Elizabeth Barnett
Emma Barnett
about 1871–
Mary Ann Barnett
about 1877–
Henrietta Barnett
about 1880–
Thomas Barnett

Spouse and Children



+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

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.
about 1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age NaN
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

English: 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’).English (of Norman origin): from a medieval personal name, a variant of Bernard .Jewish (Ashkenazic): this surname has been adopted by Ashkenazic Jews in the English-speaking world, perhaps as an Anglicized form of a vaguely similar Jewish name such as Baruch .

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

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Sources (16)

  • Thomas Barnet, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Thomas Barnett, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Thomas Barreth, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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