Elizabeth Davis

before 8 April 1827–
Cannington, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Davis was born before 8 April 1827, in Cannington, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Davis, was 31 and her mother, Mary Nurton, was 29.

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Family Time Line

William Davis
1795–1878
Mary Nurton
1797–1846
Anne Davis
1820–
Charles Davis
1822–
Ann Davis
1826–
Elizabeth Davis
1827–
Sarah Davis
1829–1914
William Davis
1832–
Edwin Davis
1838–
Henry Davis
1840–
Samuel Davis
1840–

Parents and Siblings

    William Davis

    Male1795–1878Male

    Mary Nurton

    Female1797–1846Female

siblings

(9)

    Anne Davis

    Female1820–Female

    Charles Davis

    Male1822–Male

    Female1826–Female

    Female1827–Female

    Female1829–1914Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1830

Age 3

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 6

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.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 53

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

Name Meaning

Southern English: patronymic from David .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • 1841 England Census
  • Ancestry Family Trees
  • Somerset, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1914

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