Peter Hurren

16 July 1811–
Badingham, Suffolk, England

The Life of Peter

When Peter Hurren was born on 16 July 1811, in Badingham, Suffolk, England, his father, Philip Hurren, was 35 and his mother, Martha Belts, was 36.

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Family Time Line

Philip Hurren
1775–1846
Martha Belts
1775–1847
Phebe Hurren
1803–
Philip Hurren
1803–
Isaac Hurren
1804–1838
Jabez Hurran
1809–1874
Peter Hurren
1811–
Benjamin Hurren
1814–

Parents and Siblings

    Male1775–1846Male

    Martha Belts

    Female1775–1847Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1815

Age 4

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 22

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 32

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

German: byname for someone in the service of a lord and his family, from a genitive plural form of Middle High German her ‘nobleman’, ‘lord’, as in Herrendorf, habitational name from a place near Küstrin; or the nickname Herrenhans, for someone named John in the service of a nobleman; Herrenknecht, a servant in a noble family; or Herrenschneider, a tailor hired by a nobleman.

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

Sources (2)

  • Peter Hurren, "England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977"
  • Peter Hurren, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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