Lucy Garner

10 November 1816–
Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England

The Life of Lucy

When Lucy Garner was christened on 10 November 1816, in Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Garner, was 28 and her mother, Lucy Woodthorpe, was 23. She married John Smith on 1 June 1846, in Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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John Smith
Lucy Garner
Marriage: 1 June 1846

Spouse and Children

    John Smith



1 June 1846
Gosberton, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    William Garner


    Lucy Woodthorpe




    William Garner


    John Garner



    Elizabeth Garner


    Jane Garner


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World Events (7)


Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
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.
1854 · The Crimean War

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

1 English: from Anglo-Norman French gerner ‘granary’ (Old French grenier, from Late Latin granarium, a derivative of granum ‘grain’). It may have been a topographic name for someone who lived near a barn or granary, or a metonymic occupational name for someone in charge of the stores kept in a granary.2 English: variant of Warner 1, from a central Old French form.3 English: reduced form of Gardener .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lucy Garner, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • Lucy Garne?, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • Lucy Garner Or Ganner, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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