Edward Bartlett Dean

1820–June 1862 (Age 42)
Branscombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Edward Bartlett

When Edward Bartlett Dean was born in 1820, in Branscombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edward Bartlett Dean, was 26 and his mother, Sarah, was 29. He married Amelia Newton on 9 March 1843, in Branscombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in June 1862, in Branscombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 42, and was buried in Branscombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom.

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Edward Bartlett Dean
Amelia Newton
Marriage: 9 March 1843
William Edward Dean

Spouse and Children

9 March 1843
Branscombe, Devon, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (5)


Age 3

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Age 10

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 13

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name from Middle English dene ‘valley’ (Old English denu), or a habitational name from any of several places in various parts of England named Dean, Deane, or Deen from this word. In Scotland this is a habitational name from Den in Aberdeenshire or Dean in Ayrshire.2 English: occupational name for the servant of a dean or nickname for someone thought to resemble a dean. A dean was an ecclesiastical official who was the head of a chapter of canons in a cathedral. The Middle English word deen is a borrowing of Old French d(e)ien, from Latin decanus (originally a leader of ten men, from decem ‘ten’), and thus is a cognate of Deacon .3 Irish: variant of Deane .

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

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  • Edward B Dean, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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