Benjamin Cholerton

1826–1899 (Age 73)
Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Benjamin

When Benjamin Cholerton was born in 1826, in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Benj. Cholerton, was 33 and his mother, Elizabeth, was 29. He had at least 8 sons and 3 daughters with Harriet Foster. He lived in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. He died about March 1899, in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Cholerton
1826–1899
Harriet Foster
1834–
Joseph Foster Cholerton
1856–
Benjamin Cholerton
1860–
Thomas Cholerton
1862–
George Cholerton
1864–
Martha Cholerton
1866–
William Cholerton
1868–
Mary Cholerton
1869–
Alfred Cholerton
1872–
Henry Cholerton
1873–
Harriet Cholerton
1874–
Frederick Cholerton
1876–

Spouse & Children

children

(11)

  • Joseph Foster Cholerton

    Male1856–Male

  • Benjamin Cholerton

    Male1860–Male

  • Thomas Cholerton

    Male1862–Male

  • George Cholerton

    Male1864–Male

  • Martha Cholerton

    Female1866–Female

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Parents & Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (5)

1830

Age 4

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

Age 7

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 28

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Benj Cholerton, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Benjamin Cholerton, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Benjamin Cholerton in entry for Samuel Straw and Mary Cholerton, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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