Hugh Horridge

9 March 1840–
Bolton le Moors St Peter, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Hugh

Hugh Horridge was christened on 9 March 1840, in Bolton le Moors St Peter, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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World Events (3)

1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
1843

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1884

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: possibly a habitational name from Eridge in East Sussex, so named from Old English earn ‘eagle’ + hrycg ‘ridge’ or an altered form of Harwich, a habitational name from Old English here ‘army’ + wīc ‘dwelling’, ‘camp’

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

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  • Hugh Horridge, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Hugh Horridge, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Hugh Horridge, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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