Benjamin Marchant

1840–1899 (Age 59)
Tonbridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Marchant was born in 1840, in Tonbridge, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Benjamin Marchant, was 29 and his mother, Ann Barnes, was 29. He married Philadelphia Gringrow in June 1865. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Hawkhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom for about 40 years. He died in 1899, in Cranbrook, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 59, and was buried in Hawkhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Marchant
1840–1899
Philadelphia Gringrow
1846–
Marriage: June 1865
William Henry Marchant
1865–
Annie Maria Marchant
1868–
George Thomas Marchant
1869–
Benjamin Marchant
1871–
Florence Fanny Marchant
1872–
Edna Marchant
1874–
Edith Marchant
1875–
Albert Edward Marchant
1877–
Elizabeth Jane Marchant
1880–
Nellie Marchant
1881–
Bessie Marchant
1885–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1840–1899Male

  • Philadelphia Gringrow

    Female1846–Female

MARRIAGE
June 1865
Ticehurst, Kent, England
children

(11)

  • William Henry Marchant

    Male1865–Male

  • Annie Maria Marchant

    Female1868–Female

  • George Thomas Marchant

    Male1869–Male

  • Benjamin Marchant

    Male1871–Male

  • Florence Fanny Marchant

    Female1872–Female

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (4)

1843

Age 3

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 14

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 40

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

Name Meaning

English and French: variant of Marchand .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Benjamin Marchant, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Benjamin Marchant, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Benjamin Marchant in household of Benjamin Marchant, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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