James Bishop Hartnell

19 July 1830–30 September 1904 (Age 74)
Honiton, Devon, England

The Life of James Bishop

When James Bishop Hartnell was born on 19 July 1830, in Honiton, Devon, England, his father, James Hartnell, was 28 and his mother, Mary Ann Underdown, was 31. He married Elizabeth Jane Davey on 21 June 1853, in Devon, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Honiton, Devon, England, United Kingdom for about 50 years. He died on 30 September 1904, in Broadclyst, Devon, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 74, and was buried in Honiton, Devon, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

James Bishop Hartnell
1830–1904
Elizabeth Jane Davey
1834–1885
Marriage: 21 June 1853
Elizabeth Jane Hartnell
1854–
Mary Ann Hartnell
1855–
Louise Virginia Hartnell
1857–
James John Davey Hartnell
1858–1897
William Henry Hartnell
1859–
Alma Jane Hartnell
1861–1954
John Knott Hartnell
1863–1955
Annie Hartnell
1866–
Caroline Hartnell
1869–1871
Arthur Tom Hartnell
1870–1870
Arthur Tom Hartnell
1871–1929

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 June 1853
Devon, England, United Kingdom
children

(11)

    Elizabeth Jane Hartnell

    Female1854–Female

    Mary Ann Hartnell

    Female1855–Female

    Louise Virginia Hartnell

    Female1857–Female

    James John Davey Hartnell

    Male1858–1897Male

    William Henry Hartnell

    Male1859–Male

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Hartnell

    Male1802–1870Male

    Mary Ann Underdown

    Female1799–1877Female

siblings

(9)

    Male1830–1904Male

    Mary Virginia Hartnell

    Female1830–1914Female

    John Knott Hartnell

    Male1831–1859Male

    Robert Hartnell

    Male1832–1890Male

    Susan Hartnell

    Female1834–1911Female

+4 More Children

World Events (6)

1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 3

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.
1843

Age 13

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 24

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 (mainly southwestern): habitational name from Hartnoll in Marwood, Devon, named from Old English heor(o)t ‘hart’, ‘stag’ + cnoll ‘hilltop’.

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

Sources (3)

  • James Hartnell, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • James Hartnell in household of John Barret, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • James Bishop Hartnell in household of James Hartnell, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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