Peter Farnworth

Male1807–

Brief Life History of Peter

When Peter Farnworth was born in 1807, his father, Richard Farnworth, was 25 and his mother, Ann, was 30.

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Richard Farnworth
1783–
Ann
1777–
Peter Farnworth
1807–
James Farnworth
1809–
Richard Farnworth
1817–
Ann Farnworth
1811–
Richard Farnworth
1815–
Mary Farnworth
1816–
Ellen Farnworth
1818–
Eve Farnworth
1821–

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    World Events (8)

    1815

    Age 8

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

    1825 · Museum of Lancashire

    Age 18

    The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

    1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

    Age 35

    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from either of two places, one formerly in Lancashire, now in Greater Manchester, the other in Cheshire; both so named from Old English fearn ‘fern’ + worth ‘enclosure’.

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

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