William Cotterel

1819–9 September 1847 (Age 28)
Lenton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Cotterel was born in 1819, in Lenton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Cotterel, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Jackson, was 31. He died on 9 September 1847, in Edenham, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 28.

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William Cotterel
Sarah Jackson
Thomas Cotterel
William Cotterel
Sarah Cottevill
Mary Cotterill
Elizabeth Cotterill
Henry Cotterel
Ann Cotterel
Alice Cotterel

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Age 4

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Age 11

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

Age 14

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: variant of Cottrell .2 Possibly an altered spelling of any of the various French cognates: Cotterel, Cotterelle, Cottereau, Cothereau, etc.

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

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Sources (3)

  • William Cotterall in household of William Cotterall, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Willm Cotterell, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • William Cotteral in household of William Cotteral, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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