Ellen Smallwood

25 December 1831–
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ellen

Ellen Smallwood was christened on 25 December 1831, in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of William Smallwood and Srah Smallwood. She married Henry Partridge on 23 December 1855, in Old Swinford, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Henry Partridge
1833–
Ellen Smallwood
1831–
Marriage: 23 December 1855
Alfred Partridge
1854–
Letitia Partridge
1857–

Spouse and Children

    Henry Partridge

    Male1833–Male

    Female1831–Female

MARRIAGE
23 December 1855
Old Swinford, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(2)

    Alfred Partridge

    Male1854–Male

    Letitia Partridge

    Female1857–Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Smallwood

    MaleMale

    Srah Smallwood

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

    Ellen Smallwood

    Female1831–Female

World Events (8)

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.
1843

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

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

Name Meaning

English (chiefly West Midlands): habitational name from a place in Cheshire, so called from Old English smæl ‘narrow’ + wudu ‘wood’.

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

Sources (2)

  • Ellen Smallwood, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • Ellen Smallwood, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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