Thomas Filmer

1813–
Faversham, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

Thomas Filmer was born in 1813, in Faversham, Kent, England, United Kingdom as the son of Edward Filmer. He married Jane Wickens from October 1837 to December 1837, in Sheerness, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Sheerness, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Minster in Sheppey, Kent, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Filmer
1813–
Jane Wickens
1811–
Marriage: from October 1837 to December 1837
Thomas Filmer
1838–
Ann Jane Filmer
1840–
Rebecca Amelia Filmer
1842–1891
Elizabeth Filmer
1844–
Augusta Phoebe Filmer
1846–1932
Alfred John Filmer
1849–
Frederick George Filmer
1854–1939
Alice Maude Mary Filmer
1856–1941

Spouse & Children

  • Male1813–Male

  • Jane Wickens

    Female1811–Female

MARRIAGE
from October 1837 to December 1837
Sheerness, Kent, England, United Kingdom
children

(8)

  • Thomas Filmer

    Male1838–Male

  • Ann Jane Filmer

    Female1840–Female

  • Rebecca Amelia Filmer

    Female1842–1891Female

  • Elizabeth Filmer

    Female1844–Female

  • Augusta Phoebe Filmer

    Female1846–1932Female

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (7)

1815

Age 2

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 20

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 41

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: variant spelling of Fillmore .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Filmer, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Thomas Filmer, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Thomas Filmer, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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