Sarah Ann Eastwood

1 August 1828–
Burnley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Sarah Ann

Sarah Ann Eastwood was born on 1 August 1828, in Burnley, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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John Proctor
1822–1890
Sarah Ann Eastwood
1828–

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World Events (3)

1830
Age 2
Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842
Age 14
The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
1843
Age 15
Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire and Lancashire): habitational name from any of various places called Eastwood, such as in Keighley, Rotherham, or Todmorden (all Yorkshire), or Eastwood in Nottinghamshire. Most of these placenames come from Old English ēast ‘east’ + wudu ‘wood’, but Eastwood in Nottinghamshire originally had as its final element Old Norse thveit ‘clearing’ (see Thwaites ). Compare Astwood .English (Devon): from Eastwood in Peters Marland or Inwardleigh (both Devon), named with Middle English bi este wode ‘(place) to the east of the wood’.Probably also an Americanized form (translation into English) of Dutch Oostwoud: habitational name from the village Oostwoud in the province of North Holland.

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

Possible Related Names

Astwood
Thwaites

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