John Carpenter

1854–1897 (Age 43)
Great Burstead, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of John

When John Carpenter was born in 1854, in Great Burstead, Essex, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Carpenter, was 33 and his mother, Emma, was 27. He married Charlotte Farrow in 1888, in Billericay, Essex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 20 July 1897, in Great Burstead, Essex, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

John Carpenter
Charlotte Farrow
Marriage: 1888
Robert John Carpenter
Oroya Beatrice Carpenter
Joseph William Carpenter
Benjamin Edwin Carpenter
Anne Emma Carpenter
Sidney Henry Carpenter
Percy Carpenter

Spouse & Children

Billericay, Essex, England, United Kingdom


+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • William Carpenter


  • Emma




World Events (3)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 0

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.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 26

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

Age 30

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).2 Translation of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Carpenter in household of William Carpenter, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • John Carpenter, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • John Carpenter, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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