Sarah Ann Morris

1831–
Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah Ann

When Sarah Ann Morris was born in 1831, in Brighton, Sussex, England, her father, Joshua Henry Morris, was 40 and her mother, Elizabeth Evans, was 26. She married David Stunt on 7 June 1852, in Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom for about 50 years.

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Family Time Line

David Stunt
1829–1908
Sarah Ann Morris
1831–
Marriage: 7 June 1852
Eliza Stunt
1854–
Joseph Norris Stunt
1859–
Alice Rebecca Stunt
1860–
Albert Harry Stunt
1863–
Minnie Stunt
1866–
Ernest Edward Stunt
1866–
Alfred William Stunt
1868–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 June 1852
Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

    Eliza Stunt

    Female1854–Female

    Joseph Norris Stunt

    Male1859–Male

    Alice Rebecca Stunt

    Female1860–Female

    Albert Harry Stunt

    Male1863–Male

    Minnie Stunt

    Female1866–Female

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 2

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

Age 12

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 49

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

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: from Maurice, an Old French personal name introduced to Britain by the Normans, Latin Mauritius, a derivative of Maurus ( see Moore ). This was the name of several early Christian saints. In some cases it may be a nickname of the same derivation for someone with a swarthy complexion.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muirghis, a variant of Ó Muirgheasa ( see Morrissey ).3 Welsh: Anglicized form of the Welsh personal name Meurig (from Latin Mauritius), which was gradually superseded in Wales by Morus, Morys, a derivative of the Anglo-Norman French form of the name (see 1).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Sarah A Stunt, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Sarah Stunt in household of David Stunt, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Sarah Ann Stunt in household of David Stunt, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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