Edward Laing

1829–26 October 1871 (Age 42)
Hebburn, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward

When Edward Laing was born in 1829, in Hebburn, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, David Laing, was 39 and his mother, Elizabeth Douglas, was 38. He married Barbara Corn on 9 February 1852, in Tynemouth, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Northumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 26 October 1871, in Seaham, Durham, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 42.

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Family Time Line

Edward Laing
1829–1871
Barbara Corn
1832–1883
Marriage: 9 February 1852
Mary Laing
1852–
Eleanor Laing
1854–
Edward Laing
1856–1941
George Laing
1861–
Ann Laing
1864–
Peter Laing
1866–
Barbara Laing
1870–1950

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 February 1852
Tynemouth, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

    Mary Laing

    Female1852–Female

    Eleanor Laing

    Female1854–Female

    Male1856–1941Male

    George Laing

    Male1861–Male

    Ann Laing

    Female1864–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    David Laing

    Male1790–Male

    Elizabeth Douglas

    Female1791–Female

siblings

(6)

    Elizabeth Laing

    Female1821–1864Female

    James Laing

    Male1825–Male

    Male1829–1871Male

    Mary A Laing

    Female1829–1905Female

    Margaret Laing

    Female1829–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (4)

1830

Age 1

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 4

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 14

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

Scottish spelling of Lang .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edward Laing in household of David Laing, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Edward Laing, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Edward Laing, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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