Edward Maugham

23 May 1810–26 September 1894
Haltwhistle, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward

When Edward Maugham was born on 23 May 1810, in Haltwhistle, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Maughan, was 44 and his mother, Jane Wear, was 30. He married Margaret Kent on 2 May 1847, in Haydon, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died in Wark, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, and was buried in Wark, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Edward Maugham
Margaret Kent
Marriage: 2 May 1847
Isabella Jane Maughan
Elizabeth Maughan
Edward Maughan
Jane Maughan

Spouse and Children

2 May 1847
Haydon, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom


    Isabella Jane Maughan


    Elizabeth Maughan


    Edward Maughan


    Jane Maughan


Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (7)


Age 5

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

Age 13

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

English (South Yorkshire): habitational name from Manningham near Bradford, recorded in the 13th century as Maingham.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Edward Maughs, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Edward Maughan, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Edward Maughn, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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