Mary Gill

17 April 1815–15 December 1872 (Age 57)
Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Gill was born on 17 April 1815, in Cumberland, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Gill, was 33 and her mother, Mary Irwin Hornsby, was 22. She married William Harrison on 26 January 1827, in Downham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. She died on 15 December 1872, at the age of 57.

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Mary Gill
1815–1872
John Gill
1828–1850

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World Events (5)

1823
Age 8
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1830
Age 15
Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
Age 18
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

(1997: 23601;2007: 52783; 2010: 74948)Some characteristic forenames: Indian Avtar, Amritpal, Darshan, Hardip, Nirmal, Sohan, Ajit, Balwinder, Charan, Jasvir, Kewal, Navdeep.English and Scottish: in northern England and Scotland sometimes from Middle English Gille, Old Norse Gilli, which is of Irish (Gaelic) origin (see below), and pronounced with a hard g. As a personal name it is not found after c. 1200.

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

Possible Related Names

Guill
Gilliam
Gills
Gile
Gilson
Guile
Gillan
Gilli
Gell

Sources (8)

  • Mary Gill, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Harrison in household of Wm Harrison, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Mary Gill, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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