William Shorthouse

1829–
Tipton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Shorthouse was christened on 20 December 1829, in Tipton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Wiliam Shorthouse, was 47 and his mother, Phebe Wright, was 40. He lived in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841.

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Family Time Line

Wiliam Shorthouse
1782–
Phebe Wright
1789–1839
Hannah Shorthouse
1810–
John Shorthouse
1815–
William Shorthouse
1817–
Thomas Shorthouse
1819–
Mary Ann Shorthouse
1821–
Sarah Shorthouse
1824–
William Shorthouse
1826–1826
Joseph Shorthouse
1827–
William Shorthouse
1829–
Samuel Shorthouse
1832–
Henry Shorthouse
1835–

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World Events (8)

1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
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.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

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Sources (3)

  • William Shothouse in household of Henry Shothouse, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • William Shorthouse, "England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944"
  • William Shorthouse, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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