Benjamin William Brindle

16 October 1817–17 January 1908 (Age 90)
Hoxton, Middlesex, England

The Life Summary of Benjamin William

When Benjamin William Brindle was born on 16 October 1817, in Hoxton, Middlesex, England, his father, Joseph Brindle, was 26 and his mother, Amelia Charlotte Blake, was 21. He married Sarah Harriet Pouney on 25 December 1839, in Kinver, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Kidderminster, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 17 January 1908, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin William Brindle
Sarah Harriet Pouney
Marriage: 25 December 1839
Joseph Blake Brindle
Amelia Charlotte Brindle
Ellen Brindle

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1839Kinver, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 2
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 16
    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.
    Age 29
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Lancashire named Brindle, from Old English burna ‘stream’ + hyll ‘hill’.South German: rare variant of Brindl or Bründl (and, in North America, also an altered form of these), a topographic name for someone who lived by a spring or stream, from a Bavarian diminutive of Middle High German brun(ne) ‘spring, stream’.

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

    Sources (33)

    • Benjamin Brindle, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Benjman William Brindall, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Benjamin W Brindle, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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