Ellen Greaves

about 1837–
Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ellen

Ellen Greaves was born about 1837, in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. She married Francis Fox on 19 February 1857, in Lytham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Francis Fox
Ellen Greaves
Marriage: 19 February 1857

Spouse and Children

19 February 1857
Lytham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

World Events (3)

1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 5

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.

Age 6

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Age 47

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Old English grǣfe ‘brushwood’, ‘thicket’, or a habitational name from any of the places named with this word, for example in Cumbria, Lancashire, and Staffordshire.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Ellen Greaves, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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