George Garrett

East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Garrett was born on 30 May 1818, in East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Francis Garrett, was 31 and his mother, Frances Pickering, was 29. He married Hannah Agness Haners on 20 May 1839, in East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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George Garrett
Hannah Agness Haners
Marriage: 20 May 1839

Spouse & Children

  • Male1818–Male

  • Hannah Agness Haners


20 May 1839
East Barkwith, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (7)


Age 5

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

Age 15

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

Age 36

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: from either of two Germanic personal names introduced to Britain by the Normans: Gerard, composed of the elements gar, ger ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’; and Gerald, composed of the elements gār, gēr ‘spear’, ‘lance’ + wald ‘rule’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • George Garrit, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • George Girrett, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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