Thomas Selvage

1828–28 March 1912 (Age 84)
Bexleyheath, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Selvage was born in 1828, in Bexleyheath, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Savage, was 37 and his mother, Susanna H. Dinmore, was 33. He married Mary Munday on 22 September 1844, in London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 28 March 1912, in Dartford, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 84, and was buried in Dartford Cemetery, Green Lake, Green Lake, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Selvage
1828–1912
Mary Munday
1824–1857
Marriage: 22 September 1844
Emma Salvage
1845–1878
Mary Selvage
1847–1930
Martha Selvege
1849–1936
John Selvage
1852–1933
Thomas Salvage
1854–1867

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 September 1844
London, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    Emma Salvage

    Female1845–1878Female

    Female1847–1930Female

    Martha Selvege

    Female1849–1936Female

    John Selvage

    Male1852–1933Male

    Thomas Salvage

    Male1854–1867Male

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Savage

    Male1791–Male

    Susanna H. Dinmore

    Female1795–1858Female

siblings

(6)

    Susannah Selvage

    Female1816–Female

    Sarah Selvage

    Female1820–Female

    Elizabeth Selvage

    Female1820–Female

    Mary Selvage

    Female1822–1873Female

    Male1828–1912Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 5

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.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Perhaps from the Old English personal name Sǣlwīg ( see Selway ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Selvage, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Thomas Selvage, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Thomas Selvage, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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