Rachel Paskell

April 1852–September 1953 (Age 101)
Bermondsey, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Rachel

Rachel Paskell was born in April 1852, in Bermondsey, London, England, United Kingdom. She married William Henry Hougham on 29 May 1871, in Deptford St Paul, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Wigston Magna, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died in September 1953, in Blaby, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 101.

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William Henry Hougham
Rachel Paskell
Marriage: 29 May 1871
William Charles Hougham
Albert Ernest Hougham
Arthur Edward Hougham
Harry Victor Hougham
Stanley George Hougham
Maud Beatrice Rachael Hougham
Joseph Hougham
Amy Louise Hougham
Percival John Hougham
Wallace Vane Hougham
Dora Alice Hougham

Spouse and Children

    William Henry Hougham



29 May 1871
Deptford St Paul, Kent, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (8)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 2

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.
1855 · London's First Pillar Box

Age 3

The pillar box is a form of mailbox. Until 1855, people would have to walk the distance to go to the post office in order to send mail.

Age 32

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: vernacular spelling of Pascal .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Rachael Hougham in household of William Hougham, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Rachel Hougham in household of William Hougham, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Rachel Paskell, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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