John Passey

Kempsey, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Passey was born in 1832, in Kempsey, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Passey, was 39 and his mother, Mary Ann Jones, was 34. He married Elizabeth Bevan on 4 April 1861. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters.

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John Passey
Elizabeth Bevan
Marriage: 4 April 1861
Annie Passey
William John Passey
Lizzie Passey

Spouse and Children

4 April 1861
Great Witley,Worcester,England


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 1

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 11

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 48

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

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • John Passey in household of John Passey, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • John Passey, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John Passey, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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