John Spriggs

7 April 1822–1878
Gedney Hill, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Spriggs was christened on 7 April 1822, in Gedney Hill, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Spriggs, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Palmer, was 41. He married Jane Rose Franks on 3 February 1860, in Sutton St Nicholas, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Sutton St Nicholas, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Long Sutton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. He died in 1878, in Holbeach, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 56, and was buried in Long Sutton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Spriggs
1822–1878
Jane Rose Franks
1833–
Marriage: 3 February 1860
Walter Hart Franks
1851–
Sarah Martha Spriggs
1860–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 February 1860
Sutton St Nicholas, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (4)

1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
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 Sprigg .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Sprigs, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • John Spriggs, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • John Spriggs, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"

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