Samuel Vickers

25 July 1830–
Bunbury, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Samuel

When Samuel Vickers was christened on 25 July 1830, in Bunbury, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Vickers, was 35 and his mother, Sarah Jones, was 34.

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George Vickers
Sarah Jones
Ann Vickers
Sarah Vickers
George Vickers
Elizabeth Vickers
William Vickers
Samuel Vickers
Charles Vickers
Emma Vickers
Mary Vickers

Parents and Siblings

    George Vickers





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World Events (8)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

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.

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

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

Name Meaning

English: patronymic for the son of a vicar or, perhaps in most cases, an occupational name for the servant of a vicar ( see Vicker ). In many cases it may represent an elliptical form of a topographic name. Compare Parsons .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Samuel Vickers, "England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000"
  • Samuel Vickers, "England, Cheshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1598-1900"

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