Elizabeth Manners

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Manners was christened on 29 March 1829, in Heddington, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Benjamin Manners, was 32 and her mother, Hannah Hughes, was 31.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Manners
1797–1874
Hannah Hughes
1798–1870
Charles Manners
1821–
Caroline Manners
1823–1899
Henry Manners
1824–
Alfred Manners
1826–
Mary Ann Manners
1827–
Elizabeth Manners
1829–
Dan Manners
1831–
Eliza Manners
1833–
James Manners
1836–
Sarah Manners
1836–
Jesse Manners
1838–
Julia Manners
1841–

Sources (2)

  • Elizabeth Manners, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Elizabeth Manners, "England, Wiltshire, Church Records, 1518-1990"

World Events (8)

1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

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.

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Mesnières-en-Bray in Seine-Maritime, recorded in the 13th century as Maneria, a derivative of Latin manere ‘to remain, abide, reside’. See also Menzies .

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

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