Stephen Shingleton

21 March 1826–2 September 1896 (Age 70)
Moulsford, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Stephen

When Stephen Shingleton was born on 21 March 1826, in Moulsford, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Shingleton, was 31 and his mother, Hester Whiting, was 32. He married Mary Elizabeth Rolfe on 29 October 1846, in Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Thatcham, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Utah, United States in 1883. He died on 2 September 1896, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Stephen Shingleton
Mary Elizabeth Rolfe
Marriage: 29 October 1846
Richard Henry Shingleton
Henry Shingleton
Stephen Samuel Shingleton
William Moroni Shingleton
Esther Elizabeth Shingleton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 October 1846Reading, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor
    Age 7
    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 20
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: late medieval variant of Singleton .

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

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    Stephen Shingleton Life History

    Stephen Shingleton was born March 10, 1826, at Mulsford, Bershire, England. The greater part of his childhood, he lived with his grandparents. When about 15 years old, some young lady was so much in l …

    Sources (58)

    • Stephen Shingleton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Stephen Shingleton, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • England & Wales FreeBDM Marriage Index, 1837-1915

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