William Hallett

Brief Life History of William

When William Hallett was born in 1828, in Whitchurch Canonicorum, Dorset, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Hallett, was 34 and his mother, Jane Norman, was 33. He had at least 2 sons with Charlotte Hallett. He lived in Whitechurch, Dorset, England, United Kingdom in 1851.

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William Hallett
Charlotte Hallett
John Hallett
George Hallett

Sources (5)

  • William Hallett in household of William Hallett, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • William Hallett, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • William Hallett, "England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-2001"

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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.

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

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

Name Meaning

English (mainly Somerset and Dorset): variant of Allatt, itself a variant of Allard , with prosthetic H-.

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

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