Lettice Brundrett

1828–29 October 1857 (Age 29)
Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Lettice

When Lettice Brundrett was born in 1828, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Brundrett, was 24 and her mother, Mary Hancock, was 24. She married Peter Massey on 11 August 1850, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 29 October 1857, at the age of 29.

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Peter Massey
Lettice Brundrett
Marriage: 11 August 1850
Mary Brundrit Massey

Spouse and Children

11 August 1850
Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom


    Mary Brundrit Massey




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World Events (7)


Age 2

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

Age 5

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.
1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

Age 14

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Brandreth, a habitational name from Brandirth in North Yorkshire.

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

Sources (3)

  • Lettice Massey in household of Thomas Brandrith, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Lettice Brundritt in household of Thomas Brundritt, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Lettice Massey in entry for Thomas, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"

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