John Asbridge

Gilcrux, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

John Asbridge was born in 1822, in Gilcrux, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom as the son of Thomas Asbridge. He married Elizabeth Spinsby about 1845, in Cumberland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Preston Quarter, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1881.

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Family Time Line

John Asbridge
Elizabeth Spinsby
Marriage: about 1845
Hannah Asbridge
Henry Spinsby Asbridge
Jane Frances Ashbridge
Mary Asbridge
Elisabeth Anne Asbridge
Sarah Asbridge
Thomas Ashbridge
John Ashbridge

Spouse & Children

about 1845
Cumberland, England, United Kingdom


+3 More Children

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World Events (8)


Age 1

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 11

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.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 32

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.

Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Ashbridge .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Asbridge, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • John Ashbridge, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • John Asbridge, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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