Sarah Ann Evans

1832–Female
Timsbury, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah Ann

When Sarah Ann Evans was born in 1832, in Timsbury, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Evans, was 39 and her mother, Elizabeth Amesbury, was 32.

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Family Time Line

John Evans
1793–1859
Elizabeth Amesbury
1800–
James Evans
1826–
Maria Phe Amesbury Evans
1829–
Sarah Ann Evans
1832–
Anna Maria Evans
1834–
Elizabeth Evans
1837–
Caroline Evans
1838–
John Evans
1841–
John Evans
1842–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1793–1859Male

    Elizabeth Amesbury

    Female1800–Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 1

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 11

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

Age 48

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

Name Meaning

Welsh: patronymic from the personal name Iefan ( see Evan ), with redundant English patronymic -s.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Sarah Evans in household of John Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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