Henry Billinge Bancks

Brief Life History of Henry Billinge

When Henry Billinge Bancks was christened on 12 July 1801, in Hindley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Banks, was 31 and his mother, Mary Bolton, was 28. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Sarah Billings.

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Henry Billinge Bancks
Sarah Billings
Adam Bancks
Mary Bancks
Alice Jane Bancks
Henry Bancks
Mary Bancks

Sources (19)

  • Henry Billinge Bancks, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Henry Bancks in entry for Mary Bancks, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Henry Bancks in entry for Alice Jane Bancks, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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World Events (8)


The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

1825 · Museum of Lancashire

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Guenther, Jochen.

German (Westphalia): variant of Backhus .

Americanized form of Latvian Baks, a surname of German origin.

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

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