Thomas Shorthouse

1827–1887 (Age 60)
Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Shorthouse was born in 1827, in Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Shorthouse, was 38 and his mother, Mary Hodgkiss, was 29. He lived in Tipton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. He died in 1887, in England, United Kingdom, at the age of 60.

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Age 3

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 6

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 16

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Shorthouse, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Thomas Shorthouse, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Thomas Shorthouse, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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