Samuel Bostock

9 November 1846–1908 (Age 61)
Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Samuel

When Samuel Bostock was born on 9 November 1846, in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Bostock II, was 46 and his mother, Hannah Straw, was 38. He married Alice Harriet Walker Blount on 18 October 1870, in Cotmanhay, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years and Shirland, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891. He died in 1908, in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Bostock
Alice Harriet Walker Blount
Marriage: 18 October 1870
Hannah Bostock
Samuel Simpson Bostock
Hannah Harriet Bostock
Alice Ann Bostock
George Bostock
Beatrice Ethel Bostock
Sarah Ann Bostock
Sam Victor Blount Bostock

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 October 1870Cotmanhay, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (5)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 8
    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.
    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 34
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
    Age 38
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Bostock in Cheshire (Botestoch in Domesday Book), so named with an Old English personal name Bōta (see Bott ) + Old English stoc ‘place’.

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

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    Sources (37)

    • Samuel Bostock, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
    • Sam Bostock, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
    • Samuel Simpson Bostock in entry for Samuel Simpson Bostock, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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