Sarah Round

1831–
Oldbury, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Sarah

When Sarah Round was born in 1831, in Oldbury, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Round, was 47 and her mother, Susannah Brewitt, was 42. She married Thomas Steventon in 1850, in Oldbury, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Smethwick, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Harborne, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom in 1881.

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Family Time Line

Sarah Round
1831–
Thomas Steventon
1825–
Marriage: 1850
Hannah Steventon
1853–
Frederick Steventon
1865–
William Steventon
1868–
Elizabeth Steventon
1872–
George Harry Steventon
1874–
Sarah Steventon
1855–
John Henry Steventon
1856–
Alfred Steventon
1859–1903
Thomas Steventon
1859–1924
Eliza Steventon
1861–
Albert Steventon
1862–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1850
Oldbury, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1784–Male

  • Susannah Brewitt

    Female1789–Female

siblings

(9)

  • George Round

    Male1811–Male

  • Female1814–Female

  • Female1815–Female

  • Henry M. Round

    Male1817–1870Male

  • Male1818–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 2

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 12

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 49

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

Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): nickname for a plump person, from Middle English, Old French rond, rund ‘fat’, ‘round’ (Latin rotundus).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Sarah Steventon in household of Thomas Steventon, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Sarah Steventon in household of Thomas Steventon, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Sarah Steventon in household of Thomas Steventon, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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