Samuel Armett

Brief Life History of Samuel

Samuel Armett was born about 1827, in Rainow, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Thomas Armett and Harriett Darlington. He married Hannah Berry in 1852, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1827 and Gorton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Armett
Hannah Berry
Marriage: 1852
Helena Caroline Armett
Albert Ernest Horbury

Sources (14)

  • Samuel Armett, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Samuel Armett, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Samuel Armett in entry for Henry Mellor and Helena Caroline Armett, "England, Manchester, Parish Registers, 1603-1910"

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World Events (8)


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.

1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

Name Meaning

English: see Armitt .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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Story Highlight

the 1881 census lists Thomas as an unemployed chemist and drugist.

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