Rich victorians lived a comfortable life the poor or lower class of the victorian era had a very rough life the industrial revolution had taken what many would consider to be medium class. Th best statement regarding europe’s middle class during the 1500s and 1600s would be that cthey lived in poverty, since a middle class during this time did. In reality, ancient egyptians loved life, no matter their social class, the wealth of the region and the personal success of an individual nomarch would determine whether they lived in a small palace or a modest home this same model applied generally to scribes daily life in ancient egypt. Life in ancient egypt - how people lived along the nile river middle and lower class people drank beer, the upper classes drank wine the egyptians believed in life after death they preserved people in mummies, so that their bodies would not decay.
About half of american adults lived in middle-income households in 2016, according to a new pew research center analysis of government data in percentage terms, 52% of adults lived in middle-income households, 29% in lower-income households and 19% in upper-income households. For the poor and working-class people, their lives changed, but didn’t necessarily improve for centuries before the industrial revolution, the lower classes had earned their living through jobs in agriculture now they worked in factories. Middle class americans american middle class life was greatly influenced throughout 1870-1917 there were many profound changes, however the american industrialization and urbanization were the most rapid and unquestionably the most important.
The middle class was in danger of becoming politically and socially insignificant because of the numbers of people who were descending from the middle class into the lower classes everyone had to adjust to a new way of living during the great depression. Do you want to live as you did in your $7,000/mo, $750,000 california-style house or would you be content to live a middle-class life in thailand like a middle-class thai person would what would it feel like to live a middle-class thai life in thailand well, take a close look at any middle class thai. The wealthy victorian children and their families lived a much more elegant and privileged life than the poor families lived the difference between upper class and lower class was vastly greater than it.
The middle class itself grew in size as occupations like merchants, shopkeepers and accountants allowed the working class to lift themselves into a higher social strata as these workers earned more, they were able to take advantage of the newly affordable amenities like furniture and fine clothing, giving themselves a comfortable life. They lived on the property of a noble vassal, and, in order to repay the vassal for letting the serf live on his property, the serf worked the land and was at the disposal of the vassal serfs were slaves in. Ost medieval homes were cold, damp, and dark sometimes it was warmer and lighter outside the home than within its walls for security purposes, windows, when they were present, were very small openings with wooden shutters that were closed at night or in bad weather.
From pastors to coaches, explorers to authors, they lived for god gives high school students the opportunity to take a closer look at men and women who overcame unimaginable odds and hardships by god’s grace and spread the gospel wherever they went. Rich, poor, and middle class life they lived comfortably, but lacked the immense wealth of the upper crust yet they did not aspire to the middle class but rather considered themselves the natural leaders and pace setters of the working class they were well aware of the moral lapses of those below them, and in order to preserve the. The death of the middle class has been forecast for years by the new york times and new york magazine, among many others from the top. They ate a lot of bread, and if you were a french citizen you ate a lot of soup hoods, roughs, and wigs were popular in the fifteenth century with middle class and upper class they had medium or.
Paid by the week, rent your house - working class paid by the month, own your own house - middle class don't have to work, inherited your house, plus estate - upper class. Social class in the colonies the colonial elite unlike the life of yeoman farm households, these merchants lived lives that resembled those of the upper classes in england mimicking their english peers, they lived in elegant two and a half-story houses many middle-class farmers lived in a style of home known as saltbox houses. Life in the middle ages was rather strictly centered around something of a caste system a clear hierarchy existed, a pyramid of sorts with royalty at the top and peasants, comprising the bulk of the population, at the bottom. The working class, in contrast, lived in apartments and tenements close to where they worked these dense urban neighborhoods were characterized by problems of disease, lack of resources, and crime.
They could make a decent living and could work hard to try and move up in class the lower class was made up of laborers and farmers these people lived a harder life, but could still work their way up. They also lived a life of leisure, work was not respected as “a gentleman was by definition someone who did not work  ”  this class was very conscious of its role, privileges and duties in 1867 cracroft wrote how the aristocracy can be defined.
In the late 19th century religion was still an important part of middle class life and most well to do people went to church on sunday however in 1881 a survey showed only about 1/3 of the total population of britain was at church on a given sunday. A junior clerk in a city firm might have earned less than £100 a year the chairman of the board might have been paid £1,000 but they shared one vital distinction they were both members of the 'great middle class. Daily life in the middle ages by tim lambert in the middle ages most people lived in the countryside and made a living from farming however at the time of the domesday book (1086) about 10% of the population of england lived in town in many towns there were grammar schools where middle class boys were educated (they got their name.