Betty Berry

15 November 1833–
Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Betty

When Betty Berry was born on 15 November 1833, her father, William Berry, was 42 and her mother, Elizabeth Patefield, was 38. She lived in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1833 and Pilkington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

William Berry
1791–1841
Elizabeth Patefield
1795–
Josiah Berry
1820–
Sally Berry
1821–
Alice Berry
1823–
John Berry
1825–
Samuel Berry
1827–
Mary Berry
1829–
Ann Jane Berry
1831–
Betty Berry
1833–
Margaret Berry
1835–
William Berry
1839–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 9

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

Age 10

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 45

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (Galway and Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara or Ó Beargha ( see Barry 1).2 Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Barrie .3 English: habitational name from any of several places named with Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified manor house’, ‘stronghold’, such as Berry in Devon or Bury in Cambridgeshire, Greater Manchester, Suffolk, and West Sussex.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Betty Berry in household of Elizabeth Berry, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Betty Berry in household of Elizabeth Berry, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Betty Bury, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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