Rebecca Parker

1821–
Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Rebecca

When Rebecca Parker was born in 1821, in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Alexander M Parker, was 30 and her mother, Rebecca Reddish, was 26. She lived in West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Alexander M Parker
1791–
Rebecca Reddish
1795–
Edmund Parker
1818–
Edmond Parker
1821–
Reuben Parker
1823–1881
Mary Ann Parker
1832–1848
Emma Parker
1834–
Rebecca Parker
1821–
Priscilla Parker
1826–
Adah Parker
1829–1901

Parents & Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1823

Age 2

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 12

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.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 33

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

1 English: occupational name for a gamekeeper employed in a medieval park, from an agent derivative of Middle English parc ‘park’ ( see Park 1). This surname is also found in Ireland.2 Americanized form of one or more likesounding Jewish names.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Rebecca Parker in household of Alexander Parker, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Rebecca Parker in household of Alexander M Parker, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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