Alice Wilkins

1836–
Priors Hardwick, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alice

When Alice Wilkins was born in 1836, in Priors Hardwick, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Nathaniel Wilkins, was 41 and her mother, Alice Plant, was 40. She married George Handcock on 24 September 1865, in Priors Hardwick, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Alfreton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Lower Bebington, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

George Handcock
1836–
Alice Wilkins
1836–
Marriage: 24 September 1865
William Hancock
1863–
Mary Elizabeth Handcock
1866–
George Hancock
1868–
Harry Hancock
1871–
John Robert Hancock
1871–
Alfred Hancock
1875–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 September 1865
Priors Hardwick, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    William Hancock

    Male1863–Male

    Mary Elizabeth Handcock

    Female1866–Female

    George Hancock

    Male1868–Male

    Harry Hancock

    Male1871–Male

    John Robert Hancock

    Male1871–Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1843

Age 7

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 18

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 44

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

Name Meaning

English and Dutch: patronymic from Wilkin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Alice Hancock in household of George Hancock, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Alice Hancock in household of George Hancock, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Alice Hancock in household of George Hancock, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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