John Atwood

1810–
Thanington, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Atwood was christened on 11 March 1810, in Thanington, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Attwood, was 138 and his mother, Mary Moore, was 136.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Attwood
1671–1734
Mary Moore
1673–1753
Edward Chidwick
1690–1744
Abraham Atwood
1710–1750
Thomasine Atwood
1715–1757
Jane Atwood
1696–1732
Thomas Attwood
1697–1761
Richard Atwood
1699–1787
Elizabeth Atwood
1703–
Mary Atwood
1705–
John Atwood
1707–1767
Sara Atwood
1712–
John Atwood
1810–

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World Events (3)

1815

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

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.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English atte wode ‘by the wood’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • John Atwood, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • John Atwood, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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