Thomas Kennard

Male1 June 1819–

Brief Life History of Thomas

When Thomas Kennard was christened on 1 June 1819, in Ospringe, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edward Kennard, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Castleton, was 38.

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Family Time Line

Edward Kennard
1779–
Sarah Castleton
1782–
William Thomas Sear Kennard
1803–
Edward Kennard
1804–
Thomas Kennard
1805–
Ann Kennard
1807–
John Kennard
1809–
Sarah Ann Kennard
1812–1887
Harriet Kennard
1814–
Susan Kennard
1814–
Mary Kennard
1817–
Thomas Kennard
1819–
Abigail Kennard
1821–1901
Jesse Kennard
1825–
George Kennard
1827–1919

Sources (1)

  • Thomas Kennard, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (13)

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World Events (7)

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.

1854 · The Crimean War

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Name Meaning

English (Sussex and Kent): variant of Kenward or Kinnard , or perhaps Kenwood, a habitational name from Kenwood in Kenton (Devon).

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

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