Edward Goacher


Brief Life History of Edward

When Edward Goacher was born in 1820, in Oakthorpe, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Goacher, was 33 and his mother, Mary Limb, was 43. He married Maria Spittle in 1847, in Tipton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Swannington, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Coalville, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. He died in 1889, in Bagworth, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 69, and was buried in Bagworth, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Edward Goacher
Elizabeth Moon
Marriage: 13 April 1858
Samuel Moon
Thomas Goacher
James Goacher
Adam Goacher
Adam Goacher
Edward Goacher
Francis Jeremiah Goacher
Hannah Goacher

Sources (29)

  • Edward Gocher, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Edward Goacher, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Edward Goacher in entry for Mary Ann Goacher, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 April 1858Coalville, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (8)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (6)


    Age 3

    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

    Age 13

    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.


    Age 23

    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Goucher .

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

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