Rachel Pearce

1818–about 1895 (Age 77)
Woodbury, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Rachel

Rachel Pearce was born in 1818, in Woodbury, Devon, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of William Pearce and Eliz. She married William Green Jarman on 6 March 1842, in Woodbury, Devon, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 6 daughters. She died about 1895, in Winchester, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

William Green Jarman
1816–1873
Rachel Pearce
1818–1895
Marriage: 6 March 1842
Eliza Jarman
1843–1862
Henry Jarman
1845–1904
Mary Anne Jarman
1848–1910
Martha Jarman
1851–
Sarah Anne Jarman
1853–
Louisa Jarman
1855–1864
Jane Anne Jarman
1857–1858

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 March 1842
Woodbury, Devon, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William Pearce

    MaleMale

    Eliz

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(2)

    Leah Pearce

    Female1816–Female

    Female1818–1895Female

World Events (6)

1823

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.
1843

Age 25

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

Welsh, English, and Irish: variant spelling of Pierce .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Rachel Jarman in household of Thomas Morrish, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Rachel Jarman in household of William G Jarman, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Rachel Jarman in household of William Jarman, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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