Thomas Harbisher


Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Harbisher was born in 1861, in Raskelf, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Harbisher, was 32 and his mother, Jane Ludley, was 25. He married Ann Shepherd in 1883, in Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Thornaby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Stockton, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1939. He died in 1945, in Stockton upon Tees, Durham, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 84.

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Thomas Harbisher
Ann Shepherd
Marriage: 1883
John Shepherd
Fred Harbisher
Walter Harbisher
Tom Harbisher
Annie Harbisher
Louisa Harbisher

Sources (10)

  • Thomas Harbisher in household of George Newbitt, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Tom Harbishes, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Thomas Harbisher, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1883Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (7)

    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

    Age 2

    The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 19

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


    Age 23

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name from Middle English, Old French herbergeor ‘host, lodging-house keeper’. It could also denote someone who organized lodgings for the guests of a nobleman or for soldiers in a military encampment. Compare Habbeshaw .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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