Gideon Marchant

1835–1918 (Age 83)
Hawkhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Gideon

When Gideon Marchant was born in 1835, in Hawkhurst, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Benjamin Marchant, was 24 and his mother, Ann Barnes, was 24. He married Fanny Friend in 1861, in Cranbrook, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He died in 1918, in Cranbrook, Kent, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Gideon Marchant
1835–1918
Fanny Friend
1839–1907
Marriage: 1861
Alexander Marchant
1863–
Elthelreda Mary Marchant
1866–1940
Helen Marchant
1870–
Kate Marchant
1876–1961
Alice Gertrude Marchant
1879–1879
Edward George Marchant
1882–1903

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1861
Cranbrook, Kent, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

  • Alexander Marchant

    Male1863–Male

  • Elthelreda Mary Marchant

    Female1866–1940Female

  • Helen Marchant

    Female1870–Female

  • Female1876–1961Female

  • Alice Gertrude Marchant

    Female1879–1879Female

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (6)

1843

Age 8

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

Age 19

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 45

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

Name Meaning

English and French: variant of Marchand .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Gideon Marchant in household of Benjamin Marchant, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Gideon Marchant in household of Benjamin Marchant, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Gideon Marchant, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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