Henry Willis

6 April 1823–1887
Berrow, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry

When Henry Willis was christened on 6 April 1823, in Berrow, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Willis, was 23 and his mother, Mary Wheeler, was 25. He married Henrietta Maria Beachus in 1848, in Upton on Severn, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in 1887, in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

Henry Willis
1823–1887
Henrietta Maria Beachus
1819–1887
Marriage: 1848
Charles Henry Beachus
1843–

Spouse and Children

    Male1823–1887Male

    Henrietta Maria Beachus

    Female1819–1887Female

MARRIAGE
1848
Upton on Severn, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(1)

    Charles Henry Beachus

    Male1843–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Elizabeth Willis

    Female1819–1885Female

    Male1819–1897Male

    Male1823–1887Male

    Male1825–1851Male

    Keriah Willis

    Female1827–1869Female

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Will .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Henry Willis, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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