Elizabeth Garrett

1808–
East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Garrett was born on 16 December 1808, her father, Thomas Francis Garrett, was 21 and her mother, Frances Pickering, was 19.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Francis Garrett
1787–1860
Frances Pickering
1789–1864
Elizabeth Garrett
1808–
Matilda Garrett
1813–1816
Sussanna Garrett
1817–
George Garrett
1818–
Charles Garrett
1821–
Eliza Garrett
1822–
Elisa Garrett
1823–
Thomas Garrett
1826–1882
Esther Emma Garrett
1832–
William Pickering Garrett
1834–1885

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World Events (8)

1815

Age 7

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 25

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 35

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English: from either of two Germanic personal names introduced to Britain by the Normans: Gerard, composed of the elements gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’; and Gerald, composed of the elements gār, gēr ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + wald ‘rule’.

Possible Related Names

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

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