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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Family Time Line

William Blagg
1774–1820
Elizabeth Meekley
1787–
Thomas Blagg
1808–
Sarah Blagg
1810–
Elizabeth Meekley Blagg
1812–
Thomas Blagg
1813–
James Blagg
1816–
Marianne Blagg
1818–
William Meekley Blagg
1820–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (3)

1823

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1830

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

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

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