Richard Herniman

Brief Life History of Richard

When Richard Herniman was christened on 11 December 1808, in Molland, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Herniman, was 35 and his mother, Rebecca Bale, was 37.

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Family Time Line

Richard Herniman
1773–1870
Rebecca Bale
1771–1823
Elizabeth Herniman
1804–
Robert Herniman
1806–
Richard Herniman
1808–
George Herniman
1811–
Henry Herniman
1814–1895
James Herniman
1817–1894

Sources (1)

  • Richard Hernaman, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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

English: locative name for a ‘dweller (in a) nook or corner of land’, from Middle English herne, hirne, or hurne + man. See also Hearn .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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