Harriet Haywood

Femaleabout 1833–

Brief Life History of Harriet

Harriet Haywood was born about 1833, in Great Horwood, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of James and Ann. She married John Duett on 1 November 1858, in Great Horwood, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Steeple Claydon, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871.

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Family Time Line

John Duett
about 1833–1900
Harriet Haywood
about 1833–
Marriage: 1 November 1858

Sources (2)

  • Harriett Duett in household of John Duett, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Harriett Duett in household of John Duett, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 November 1858Great Horwood, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings

      Male Male

      Female1817– Female

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    about 1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

    Age NaN

    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.


    Age 10

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 47

    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of several places called Haywood (Nottinghamshire, Staffordshire, Shropshire, Herefordshire) or Heywood (Lancashire, Wiltshire), or any of many other minor places so named, from Old English (ge)hæg ‘fence, enclosure’ + wudu ‘wood’. It was a common practice in the Middle Ages for areas of woodland to be fenced off as hunting grounds for the nobility. This name may have been confused in some cases with Hayward .

    Altered form of English Hogwood and of its altered forms Hagood and Haygood .

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

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