Henry Hughes

Male1 October 1820–1 January 1833

Brief Life History of Henry

When Henry Hughes was born on 1 October 1820, in Chalford, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Hughes, was 25 and his mother, Mary Stephens, was 25. He died on 1 January 1833, at the age of 12.

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Family Time Line

John Hughes
Mary Stephens
David Hughes
Joseph Hughes
Sarah Melsome Hughes
Henry Hughes
John Melsome Hughes
Ann Melsome Hughes
James Hughes
Thomas Hughes

Sources (1)

  • Family Bible of Henry Wallace Hughes (Hughes, Henry)

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (8)

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World Events (3)


Age 3

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.


Age 10

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 13

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 and Welsh: variant of Hugh with genitival or excrescent -s.

Irish and Scottish: adopted as an equivalent of Gaelic surnames based on the personal name Aodh ‘fire’, for example Ó hAodha, Mac Aodha; see McCoy and compare McHugh .

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

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