Geneva Ann Hartwell

20 July 1849–26 August 1916 (Age 67)
Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Geneva Ann

When Geneva Ann Hartwell was born on 20 July 1849, in Iowa, United States, her father, Elliott Hartwell, was 30 and her mother, Hortense Rogers, was 21. She married Edwin Kimball on 29 November 1876. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Park City, Summit, Utah, United States in 1880 and Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 26 August 1916, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

Photos and Memories (5)

Do you know Geneva Ann? Do you have a story about her that you would like to share? Sign In or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Edwin Kimball
1832–1893
Geneva Ann Hartwell
1849–1916
Marriage: 29 November 1876
Mary Hortense Kimball
1878–1923
Edwin Elliot Kimball
1880–1951
Douglas Brooks Kimball
1881–1918
Scott Prescott Kimball
1887–1918

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 November 1876
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 8
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    1863
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 18
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English (West Midlands): habitational name from any of several places called Hartwell (Staffordshire, Northamptonshire, Buckinghamshire, Sussex, and Devon), all named with Old English heorot ‘hart, stag’ + wella ‘well, spring, stream’.

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

    Sources (16)

    • Jeneavia Hartwell in household of Henry Cleavland, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Geneva Hartwell in entry for Douglas Brooks Kimball, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Geneva A Kimball, "United States Census, 1910"

    Discover Even More

    As a nonprofit, we offer free help to those looking to learn the details of their family story.

    Create a free account to view more about your family.
    Create a FREE Account
    Search for Another Deceased Ancestor
    Share this with your family and friends.