Louisa Halstead

about 1862–before 1901 (Age 39)
Shelf, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Louisa Halstead

When Louisa Halstead was born about 1862, in Shelf, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Halstead, was 33 and her mother, Sarah Ann Rushworth, was 27. She married Levi Wells in 1883, in Norwood Green and Coley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She died before 1901, in Norland, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 38.

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Family Time Line

Levi Wells
Louisa Halstead
Marriage: 1883
George Wells
James Albert Wells

Spouse and Children

Norwood Green and Coley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings

    William Halstead


    Sarah Ann Rushworth




    Robert Halstead


    Selina Halstead


    George Henry Halstead



    Alice Halstead


+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

Age 1

The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 18

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

Age 22

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

feminine form of Louis , commonly used as an English given name since the 18th century.

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Lousia Haltstead in household of Wm Haltstead, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Louisa Halstead in household of William Halstead, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Louisa Wells in household of Levi Wells, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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