Priscilla Hockey

10 September 1812–
Chiselborough, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Priscilla

When Priscilla Hockey was born on 10 September 1812, in Chiselborough, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Hockey, was 18 and her mother, Elizabeth Chant, was 22. She married William Slade on 31 May 1841, in Chiselborough, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She was buried in Chiselborough, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

William Slade
1805–
Priscilla Hockey
1812–
Marriage: 31 May 1841
James Slade
1843–
William Slade
1844–
Elizabeth Slade
1850–
Eli Slade
1853–1939

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 May 1841
Chiselborough, Somerset, England, United Kingdom
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Hockey

    Male1793–1866Male

    Elizabeth Chant

    Female1789–1836Female

siblings

(7)

    Female1812–Female

    Jemima Hockey

    Female1815–1870Female

    George Hockey

    Male1820–Male

    Rebekah Hockey

    Female1823–1824Female

    Mary Hockey

    Female1825–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1815

Age 3

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 21

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 31

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

English (Somerset): apparently a habitational name from an unidentified place, probably in southern England.

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

Sources (3)

  • Priscilla Slade in household of William Slade, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Pricilla Slade in household of William Slade, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Priscilla Slade in household of William Slade, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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