James Blagg

14 July 1816–
Tuxford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James

When James Blagg was christened on 14 July 1816, in Tuxford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Blagg, was 41 and his mother, Elizabeth Meekley, was 28.

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William Blagg
Elizabeth Meekley
Thomas Blagg
Sarah Blagg
Elizabeth Meekley Blagg
Thomas Blagg
James Blagg
Marianne Blagg
William Meekley Blagg

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World Events (3)


Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

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.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant of Black .

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

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Sources (1)

  • James Blagg, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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