Thomas Dalton

about 1832–
Waddington, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

Thomas Dalton was born about 1832, in Waddington, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. He married Mary Coupland on 13 May 1852, in Waddington, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Thomas Dalton
1832–
Mary Coupland
Marriage: 13 May 1852

Spouse and Children

    Male1832–Male

    Mary Coupland

    FemaleFemale

MARRIAGE
13 May 1852
Waddington, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

World Events (3)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 1

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.
1843

Age 11

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1884

Age 52

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the various places, for example in Cumbria, County Durham, Lancashire, Northumberland, and Yorkshire, named Dalton, from Old English dæl ‘valley’ ( see Dale ) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.2 English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name for someone from Autun (D’Autun) in Seine-et-Loire, France. The place name derives from the Latin form Augustodunum, a compound of the imperial name Augustus + the Gaulish element dūn ‘hill’, ‘fort’.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Thomas Dalton, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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