Millicent Hardy

1802–
Alsop en le Dale, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Millicent

Millicent Hardy was born in 1802, in Alsop en le Dale, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. She married William Tipper on 18 March 1828, in Eaton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Kniveton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

William Tipper
1806–1862
Millicent Hardy
1802–
Marriage: 18 March 1828
Mary Tipper
1829–
Emma Tipper
1839–
William Tipper
1832–
Elizabeth Tipper
1835–
John Tipper
1836–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 March 1828
Eaton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    Mary Tipper

    Female1829–Female

    William Tipper

    Male1832–Male

    Elizabeth Tipper

    Female1835–Female

    Male1836–Male

    Emma Tipper

    Female1839–Female

World Events (8)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 6

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 13

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 31

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, Scottish, and French: nickname for a brave or foolhardy man, from Old French, Middle English hardi ‘bold’, ‘courageous’ (of Germanic origin; compare Hard 1).2 Irish: in addition to being an importation of the English name, this is also found as an Anglicized form (by partial translation) of Gaelic Mac Giolla Deacair ‘son of the hard lad’.3 Scottish: variant spelling of Hardie 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Melicent Tipper in household of William Tipper, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Melicent Tipper in household of William Tipper, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Millicent Hardy, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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