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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Edward Kennard
Sarah Castleton
William Thomas Sear Kennard
Edward Kennard
Thomas Kennard
Ann Kennard
John Kennard
Sarah Ann Kennard
Harriet Kennard
Susan Kennard
Mary Kennard
Thomas Kennard
Abigail Kennard
Jesse Kennard
George Kennard

Sources (1)

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

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World Events (7)


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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