Jabez Ashby

1826–1849
Exning, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jabez

When Jabez Ashby was christened on 17 September 1826, in Exning, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Butler Ashby, was 28 and his mother, Elizabeth Hammond, was 30. He died in October 1849, in Newmarket, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 23.

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Family Time Line

James Butler Ashby
1798–1867
Elizabeth Hammond
1796–1878
Kezia Ashby
1818–1915
Robert Ashby
1821–
James Ashby
1823–
Jabez Ashby
1826–1849
George Ashby
1828–1852
Samuel Ashby
1831–1858
David Ashby
1834–1878
Elizabeth Ashby
1837–

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World Events (3)

1830

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places in northern and eastern England called Ashby, from Old Norse askr ‘ash’ or the Old Norse personal name Aski + býr ‘farm’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jabez Ashby in household of James Ashby, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Javis Ashby, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Javis Ashby, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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