Elizabeth Stoves

13 August 1815–
Long Benton, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Stoves was christened on 13 August 1815, in Long Benton, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Stoves, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Young, was 20. She married Robert Wardle on 24 August 1834, in Long Benton, Northumberland, England. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters.

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Family Time Line

Robert Wardle
1810–
Elizabeth Stoves
1815–
Marriage: 24 August 1834
George Wardle
1837–
Joseph Wardle
1839–
Thomas Wardle
1840–
Elizabeth Wardle
1843–
Thomas Wardle
1847–
Isabella Wardle
1852–1927
Elizabeth Robinson
1874–
Eleanor Wardle
1876–1938
George Robinson
1877–
Joseph Nicholson
1880–1918

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 August 1834
Long Benton, Northumberland, England
children

(10)

    George Wardle

    Male1837–Male

    Joseph Wardle

    Male1839–Male

    Thomas Wardle

    Male1840–Male

    Elizabeth Wardle

    Female1843–Female

    Thomas Wardle

    Male1847–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Stoves

    Male1792–1869Male

    Elizabeth Young

    Female1795–1852Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
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.
1854 · The Crimean War

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 (East Midlands and South Yorkshire): possibly a metonymic occupational name for a stave maker, from the plural of Middle English staf ‘rod’, ‘staff’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Wardle in household of Robert Wardle, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Elizabeth Stoves, "England, Northumberland, Parish Registers, 1538-1950"
  • Elizabeth Wardle in entry for Thomas, "England, Northumberland, Parish Registers, 1538-1950"

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