Spencer Family Tree of Ted & Barbara Spencer

Jane Elizabeth Nicholson

 

 

1833

Act of Parliament shortens the working hours of women and children in textile factories

 

 

 

1854-1856

The Crimean War: Britain and France join Turkey against Russia

 

 

 

1875

New Public Health Act: Households were obliged to store their waste in ‘a movable receptacle’. The birth of the modern dustbin!

 

 

b. abt 1833

bp: 17 May 1833, Hutton Cranswick, East Yorkshire
Parents:
William Nicholson & Jane Nicholson (nee Walker)

occ. On 1891 census: Widow/laundress
d: Sept.Q, 1894, Pocklington, East Yorkshire (ag.61)

Known Siblings:
* Mary Ann (1822, Beverley)
* William (1824 & 1825, Beverley)
* Peter Wilkinson (1827, Beverley)
* Elijah (1835, Hutton Cranswick)
* Craven (1839, Hutton Cranswick)


m: 25 January 1859,

Primitive Methodist Chapel,

Great Driffield, E/Yks

                                                                                                                                              
Sp:
JOSEPH WILLIAMS

Children:

(all b Burnby, Cherry Burton, Pocklington)
* Elizabeth Pears Nicholson/Williams (b.1854)

* John Williams  (b/bp: 1860)

* William Craven WILLIAMS 

(b. 14 July 1862, Cherry Burton)
* Mary Williams (b.1864)

* Margaret Ann Williams (b.1867)
* George Williams (b.1869)
* Emma Williams (b.1873)