Hannah Myers

1818–1870 (Age 52)
Calverley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Hannah

When Hannah Myers was born in 1818, in Calverley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Myers, was 29 and her mother, Mrs. John Myers, was 19. She married David Willman on 12 May 1839, in Calverley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Bolton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died in 1870, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 52, and was buried in Baildon, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

David Willman
1816–1895
Hannah Myers
1818–1870
Marriage: 12 May 1839
Sarah Ann Wilman
1843–
William Wilman
1845–
Mary Ann Willman
1851–1911
John Wilman
1852–1923
Isaac M Willman
1856–1870
Edwin Wilman
1858–1935

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 May 1839
Calverley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

    Sarah Ann Wilman

    Female1843–Female

    William Wilman

    Male1845–Male

    Female1851–1911Female

    John Wilman

    Male1852–1923Male

    Isaac M Willman

    Male1856–1870Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    John Myers

    Male1789–Male

    Mrs. John Myers

    Female1799–Female

siblings

(2)

    Female1818–1870Female

    Joseph Myers

    Male1821–Male

World Events (6)

1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 3

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.
1823

Age 5

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 15

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 (mainly Yorkshire): patronymic from Mayer 1, i.e. ‘son of the mayor’.2 English: patronymic from mire ‘physician’ ( see Myer 1).3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Midhir, probably a variant of Ó Meidhir ‘mayor’ ( see Mayer 1).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Hanah Willman in household of John Myers, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Hannah Wilman in household of David Wilman, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Hannah Wilman, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"

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