Samuel Blacknall

1823–about January 1901 (Age 78)
Calverton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Blacknall was born in 1823, in Calverton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Blacknall, was 27 and his mother, Jane Hallam, was 26. He married Ann Meads on 6 March 1859, in Calverton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He died about January 1901, in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Blacknall
Ann Meads
Marriage: 6 March 1859
Frederick Blacknall
Ann Blacknell
about 1873–
Fanny Blacknall
about 1874–
William Blacknall
Sarah Jane Blacknall
Richard Blacknall
Mary Blacknall
James Blacknall

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 March 1859Calverton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    +3 More Children

    World Events (5)

    Age 0
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 10
    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.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 31
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    English (Nottinghamshire): habitational name from Blakenhall in Caldwell (Derbyshire), Blakenall (Staffordshire), or some lost or unidentified place similarly named, from Old English blæc ‘black’ + halh ‘nook’.

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

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    Sources (17)

    • Samuel Blacknall in household of Richard Blacknall, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Samuel Blacknall in household of Richard Blacknall, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • England and Wales Marriage Index. Samuel Blacknall and Ann Meads.

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