James Moorby

1870–Male
Settle, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Moorby was born in 1870, in Settle, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Moorby, was 42 and his mother, Sarah Hardacre, was 41. He married Sarah Bartlett in 1900, in Settle, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

James Moorby
1870–
Sarah Bartlett
1875–
Marriage: 1900
Ethel Moorby
1903–
Elsie Moorby
1906–
Doriss Moorby
1907–
Margaret Moorby
1910–

Spouse and Children

    Male1870–Male

    Sarah Bartlett

    Female1875–Female

MARRIAGE
1900
Settle, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

    Ethel Moorby

    Female1903–Female

    Elsie Moorby

    Female1906–Female

    Doriss Moorby

    Female1907–Female

    Margaret Moorby

    Female1910–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Male1828–1903Male

    Sarah Hardacre

    Female1829–1904Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 10

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 14

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

Age 38

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Moreby in Yorkshire or Moorby in Lincolnshire, both named in Old Scandinavian as ‘farmstead (býr) in the moor or marshland (mór)’.

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

Sources (3)

  • James Moorby in household of William Moorby, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • James Moorby, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • James Moorby in household of William Moorby, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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