Thomas Shorthouse

1784–1863 (Age 79)
Dudley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Shorthouse was born in 1784, in Dudley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Shorthouse, was 36 and his mother, Hannah Oakley, was 35. He married Elizabeth Shorthouse on 5 September 1825, in Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Eccleshall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. He died in 1863, in Dudley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 79, and was buried in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Thomas Shorthouse
Elizabeth Shorthouse
Marriage: 5 September 1825
Jesse Shorthouse
Thomas Shorthouse

Spouse & Children

5 September 1825
Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom


  • Jesse Shorthouse


  • Thomas Shorthouse


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World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 17

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 24

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

Age 31

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Shorthose, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Thomas Shorthouse, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Thomas Shorthouse, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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