Isaac Hirst

20 May 1828–October 1890 (Age 62)
Hepworth, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Hirst was born on 20 May 1828, in Hepworth, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Adam Hirst, was 37 and his mother, Hannah Senior, was 33. He married Mary Senior on 21 October 1851, in Kirkburton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Yorkshire West Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died in October 1890, in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 62.

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Isaac Hirst
Mary Senior
Marriage: 21 October 1851
Hannah Hirst
Adam Hirst
Lydia Hirst
Ann Hirst
James Hirst
Mary Ann Hirst
Emmanuel Hirst
Aaron Hirst
George Hirst

Spouse and Children

21 October 1851
Kirkburton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (6)


Age 2

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 5

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 26

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 Northern English: variant spelling of Hurst .2 German (Hürst): topographic name from Middle Low German hurst ‘brushwood’, ‘wild place’, cognate with English Hurst and Low German Horst .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Isaac Hirst in household of Adam Hirst, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Isaac Hirst, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Isaac Hirst in household of Adam Hirst, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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