Anna May Heap

16 March 1853–2 April 1919 (Age 66)
Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Anna May

When Anna May Heap was born on 16 March 1853, in Parowan, Iron, Utah, United States, her father, William Heap, was 33 and her mother, Barbara Alice Ward, was 25. She married Milton Webster Vale Sr. on 12 March 1871, in San Bernardino, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States for about 30 years. She died on 2 April 1919, in San Bernardino, California, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Pioneer Memorial Cemetery, San Bernardino, San Bernardino, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Milton Webster Vale Sr.
1844–1935
Anna May Heap
1853–1919
Marriage: 12 March 1871
Ida May Vale
1872–1939
James Quincy Adams Vale
1874–1964
Lillie Belle Vale
1877–1901
Milton Webster Vale Jr.
1884–1951

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World Events (8)

1857 · 7.9 Earthquake In Fort Tejon
Age 4
The Fort Tejon earthquake, on January 9, 1857, registered at 7.9, making it one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded in the United States. Only two people were killed, largely due to the sparse population in the area where the earthquake occurred. As a result of the large scale shaking, the Kern River was turned upstream and fish were stranded miles from Tulare Lake as the waters were rocked so far from its banks.
1863
Age 10
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park
Age 19
Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): habitational name from Heap Bridge in Lancashire, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a hill or heap, from Old English hēap ‘heap’, ‘mound’, ‘hill’.

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

Possible Related Names

Heape
Heaps
Heep

Sources (12)

  • Annie Vale in household of Milton W Vale, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Anna M Heaps in household of Wm Heaps, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Anna Vale in household of Milton W Vale, "United States Census, 1900"

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