Joseph Cartwright

1791–
Dudley, Worcestershire, England

The Life of Joseph

When Joseph Cartwright was born in 1791, in Dudley, Worcestershire, England, his father, John Cartwright, was 27 and his mother, Mary Dancer, was 29. He married Elizabeth Parkes on 8 September 1821, in Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Kingswinford, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1851.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Cartwright
1791–
Elizabeth Parkes
1791–
Marriage: 8 September 1821
William Cartwright
1823–
Benjamin Cartwright
1825–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 September 1821
Dudley, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

    William Cartwright

    Male1823–Male

    Benjamin Cartwright

    Male1825–Male

Parents and Siblings

    John Cartwright

    Male1764–1842Male

    Mary Dancer

    Female1762–1840Female

siblings

(5)

    Male1791–Male

    Jane Cartwright

    Female1793–1793Female

    Sarah Cartwright

    Female1796–1826Female

    Female1800–1884Female

    John Cartwright

    Male1805–Male

World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 10

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 24

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 32

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of carts, from Middle English cart(e) + wright ‘craftsman’ ( see Wright ). The surname is attested from the late 13th century, although the vocabulary word does not occur before the 15th century.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Joseph Cartwright, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Joseph Cartwright, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Josph. Cartwright in entry for Bartholomew Cartwright, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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