Moses Tarrant

1833–Male
Greywell, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Moses

When Moses Tarrant was born on 6 January 1833, in Greywell, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, james Gregory, was 13 and his mother, Mary Tarrant, was 19. He married Sarah Knight on 5 November 1859, in Odiham, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Moses Tarrant
1833–
Sarah Knight
1837–1881
Marriage: 5 November 1859
Jane Tarrant
1859–1950
Harriet Tarrant
1860–
John Tarrant
1861–
Elizabeth Tarrant
1863–1863
Eliza Ann Tarrant
1866–
George Henry Tarrant
1869–
Agnes Tarrant
1872–
Henry William Tarrant
1873–
Esther Tarrant
1876–
Alice Tarrant
1877–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 November 1859
Odiham, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1820–Male

    Mary Tarrant

    Female1814–1865Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1843

Age 10

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 21

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.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 47

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

1 English (southern): topographic name for someone living on the banks of the Tarrant river in Dorset, of which the name is of the same origin as Trent .2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Toráin ( see Torrens ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Moses Tarrant in household of William Carter, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Moses Tarrant, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Moses Tarrant, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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