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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Family Time Line

George Vickers
1794–1839
Sarah Jones
1796–
Ann Vickers
1820–
Sarah Vickers
1821–
George Vickers
1824–
Elizabeth Vickers
1826–
William Vickers
1828–
Samuel Vickers
1830–
Charles Vickers
1833–
Emma Vickers
1836–
Mary Vickers
1838–

Parents and Siblings

    George Vickers

    Male1794–1839Male

    Female1796–Female

siblings

(9)

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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.
1843

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

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

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