Thomas Birt

31 January 1808–
Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

Thomas Birt was christened on 31 January 1808, in Painswick, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Joseph Birt and Mary.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Birt
1792–
Mary
Thomas Birt
1808–
Samuel Birt
1815–
Joseph Birt
1816–
Nathaniel James Birt
1819–
Helen Birt
1822–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1792–Male

    Mary

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(5)

World Events (3)

1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

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 spelling of Burt .2 German: habitational name for someone from any of several places in the Rhineland named Birth or Birten.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Thos Birt, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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