Emily Jane Racher

28 January 1862–3 August 1928 (Age 66)
Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Emily Jane

When Emily Jane Racher was born on 28 January 1862, in Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joshua Racher, was 33 and her mother, Catherine Taylor, was 30. She married Joseph Louis Hanick on 6 September 1883, in St George Hanover Square, London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Kneesworth, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom in 1891. She died on 3 August 1928, in Lambeth, London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Louis Hanick
Emily Jane Racher
Marriage: 6 September 1883
Leon Joseph Alexander Hanick
William Cecil Hanick
Louis Joseph Hanick
Archie Reginald Hanick
Emily Edna Vera Hanick

Spouse and Children

    Joseph Louis Hanick



6 September 1883
St George Hanover Square, London, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · Abolition of Public Hangings at Newgate

Age 6

On May 26, 1868 the Capital Punishment Act was put into action. This made it so that public hangings no longer existed at Newgate in London.
1877 · Trial of Detectives

Age 15

The Trial of Detective, also known as the Turf Fraud Scandal, was a scandal involving 3 senior Scotland Yard detectives. It was a scam involving bets made on horse races. 

Age 22

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

German: topographical name for someone living in a muddy place near a pond, from Middle High German lache ‘pond’, ‘lake’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Emily Harrick in household of Joseph L Harrick, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Emily Jane Racher in household of Joshua Racher, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Emily Jane Racher, "England, Cambridge Parish Registers, 1538-1983 "

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