Mary Rundle

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Rundle was born on 23 January 1826, in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, her father, Nicholas Rundle, was 42 and her mother, Barbara Trebilcock Wellington, was 35. She married Richard Wallis in December 1854, in Bodmin, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Luxulyan, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died in 1902, in St Austell, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 76.

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Richard Wallis
Mary Rundle
Marriage: December 1854
Emma Jane Wallis
Thomas Wallis

Sources (6)

  • Mary Wallis in household of Richard Wallis, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Mary Rundle, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Thomas Wallis, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

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.

1854 · The Crimean War

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.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Middle English roundel (Old French rondel), a diminutive of round(e) ‘rotund, plump’. Compare Round .

English: perhaps from the personal name Rondulf, a West Midlands variant of Randulf. See Randolph and Randall .

English: habitational name from Randall Wood in Shorne (Kent), from Old French rondel ‘circle, something circular’.

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

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