Sydney Beck

1801–
Cebone

The Life of Sydney

Sydney Beck was born in 1801. He had at least 7 sons and 1 daughter with Frances Beck. He lived in Broadwater, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1851.

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Family Time Line

Sydney Beck
1801–
Frances Beck
1802–
Sydney Beck
1822–
Duke Beck
William Beck
1824–
Louisa Beck
1828–
John Beck
1836–
Alfred Beck
1838–
Walter Beck
1844–1882
Duke Beck
1845–

Spouse and Children

children

(8)

    Sydney Beck

    Male1822–Male

    William Beck

    Male1824–Male

    Louisa Beck

    Female1828–Female

    John Beck

    Male1836–Male

    Alfred Beck

    Male1838–Male

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World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 0

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 14

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 32

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived beside a stream, from northern Middle English bekke ‘stream’ (Old Norse bekkr).2 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of various places in northern France, for example Bec Hellouin in Eure, named with Old Norman French bec ‘stream’, from the same Old Norse root as in 1.3 English: probably a nickname for someone with a prominent nose, from Middle English beke ‘beak (of a bird)’ (Old French bec).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sydney Beck, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Sydney Beck in entry for Walter, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Sydney Beck in entry for Walter Beck, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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