George Gomm

Male1831–15 August 1911

Brief Life History of George

When George Gomm was born in 1831, in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Gomm, was 23 and his mother, Hannah Timms, was 29. He married Ann in 1852, in Oxfordshire, England. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 10 daughters. He lived in Islip, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Merton, Oxfordshire, England in 1901. He was buried in Merton, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

George Gomm
1831–1911
Ann
1831–1899
Marriage: 1852
Martha Gomm
1853–
Thomas George Gomm
1855–
Emma Gomm
1857–1858
Mary Goom
1859–1876
Ellen Goom
1861–
Gomm
1861–
Sarah Gomm
1862–
George Goom
1864–
James Gomm
1864–
Agnes Gomm
1865–
Ann Gomm
1868–1868
Emma Gomm
1868–1868
William Gomm
1869–1870
Julia Gomm
1872–
Lily Gomm
1879–

Sources (13)

  • George Gowin, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • George Goom, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • George Gomm in entry for Agnes Gomm, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Spouse and Children

    Male1831–1911 Male

    Female1831–1899 Female

  • Marriage
    1852Oxfordshire, England
  • Children (15)

    +10 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

    Age 2

    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.

    1843

    Age 12

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    1854 · The Crimean War

    Age 23

    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 (southern): variant of Gumm .

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

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