Caroline Druce

1815–1886 (Age 70)
Merton, Surrey, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Caroline

When Caroline Druce was born on 12 April 1815, in Merton, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Druce, was 35 and her mother, Sophia Bragg, was 24. She married Benjamin Henden on 7 July 1840, in Saint George Hanover Square District, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Besselsleigh, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and West Ham, Essex, England, United Kingdom in 1881. She died on 12 March 1886, at the age of 70.

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Family Time Line

Caroline Druce
1815–1886
Benjamin Henden
1817–1887
Marriage: 7 July 1840
Jess Henden
1845–1886
Boyd Henden
1850–1901
Charles Richard Henden
1852–
Julia Henden
1857–1894

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
7 July 1840
Saint George Hanover Square District, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
children

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (6)

1823

Age 8

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 18

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.
1843

Age 28

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Drewes .2 Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch and German Drewes .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Caroline Gardner in household of William Gardner, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Caroline Gardener in household of William Gardener, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Caroline Gardener in household of William Gardener, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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