Edward Bradshaw

15 August 1827–18 August 1901 (Age 74)
Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Edward

When Edward Bradshaw was born on 15 August 1827, in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Bradshaw, was 31 and his mother, Ann White, was 28. He married Sarah Bagshaw on 6 September 1848, in Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He immigrated to New York County, New York, United States in 1868 and lived in Aston, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Adamsville, Beaver, Utah, United States in 1900. In 1868, at the age of 41, his occupation is listed as listed as a grinder in the constitution ship registry. He died on 18 August 1901, in Minersville, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Minersville Cemetery, Minersville, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Bradshaw
Sarah Bagshaw
Marriage: 6 September 1848
Sarah Ann Bradshaw
Mary Ellen Bradshaw
Catherine Bradshaw
Samuel Bradshaw
Martha Matilda Bradshaw
Richard Bradshaw
Rachel Bradshaw
Edward Bradshaw
Eliza Elizabeth Bradshaw
John Bradshaw
George Bradshaw
Harriet Bradshaw

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 September 1848Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 3
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 6
    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 27
    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: habitational name from any of the three places called Bradshaw in Lancashire, Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, from Old English brād ‘broad’ + sceaga ‘thicket’.

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

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    Sarah Ann Bradshaw Quinney Story

    SARAH ANN BRADSHAW QUINNEY Born in Derby, Derbyshire, England August 23, I850 Passed on at Logan, Utah March 9, 1942 Tribute Deep down in the heart of every true son and daughter resides an eterna …

    Sources (40)

    • Edward Bradshaw in household of John Bradshaw, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Edward Bradshaw in entry for Rachel Myers, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Edward Bradshaw, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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