Robert Pugmire

1818–1893 (Age 75)
Dalston, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Robert

Robert Pugmire was born in 1818, in Dalston, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom as the son of Henry Pugmire and ?. He married Sarah Morrey about 1842, in Carlisle, Cumberland, England. He died in 1893, in Carlisle, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Robert Pugmire
1818–1893
Mary Ann Moses
1861–
Marriage: 1880

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1880
Carlisle, Cumberland, England

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (6)

1823

Age 5

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 15

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 25

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place in Yardley, Birmingham, recorded in 1645 as Puggmyre Farm. This derives from the name of its 13th-century landlord, Robert Pugg , whose surname is of unknown etymology, + Middle English myre ‘mire’, ‘bog’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Robert Pugmire in household of Caleb Dixon, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Robert Pugmire, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Robert Pugmire, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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