George Dalton

about 1833–
Wellingore, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

George Dalton was born about 1833, in Wellingore, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Joseph Dalton. He married Mary Horner on 23 August 1853, in Wellingore, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

George Dalton
1833–
Mary Horner
1833–
Marriage: 23 August 1853

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 August 1853
Wellingore, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Dalton

    MaleMale

siblings

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World Events (3)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 0

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 10

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1884

Age 51

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)

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

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