George LONGMAN

about 1818–
Thornbury, Devon, England

The Life Summary of George

When George LONGMAN was born about 1818, in Thornbury, Devon, England, his father, Edward Longman, was 59 and his mother, Martha Copp, was 11816.

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Family Time Line

Edward Longman
1760–1819
Martha Copp
1779–1848
William Longman
1802–1875
Samuel Longman
1816–
George LONGMAN
1818–
John Longman
1803–1850
Mary Longman
1806–1890
Ann Longman
1808–1886
Elizabeth Longman
1809–1809
Edward Longman
1810–1863
Martha Longman
1813–1866
Rachel Longman
1815–1893

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (7)

1823
Age 5
Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
Age 15
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 36
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: nickname from Middle English lang, long ‘tall’ + man ‘man’.

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

Possible Related Names

Langman
Lanman

Sources (3)

  • George Longman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • George Longman, "England, Devon Bishop's Transcripts, 1558-1887"
  • Legacy NFS Source: George LONGMAN -

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