Charity Ann Booth

June 1852–28 January 1929 (Age 76)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Charity Ann

When Charity Ann Booth was born in June 1852, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, John Booth, was 40 and her mother, Sarah Ann Clifton, was 29. She married Gilbert David Worden Jr on 24 March 1878. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Danville Township, Worth, Iowa, United States for about 10 years and Bath, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States in 1925. She died on 28 January 1929, in Clear Lake, Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Cerro Gordo, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

Gilbert David Worden Jr
1849–1938
Charity Ann Booth
1852–1929
Marriage: 24 March 1878
Irwin James Worden
1879–1962
Anne Worden
1884–1887
Roscoe Grover Worden
1888–1939
Ethel Worden
1890–1971

Spouse and Children

    Gilbert David Worden Jr

    Male1849–1938Male

    Female1852–1929Female

MARRIAGE
24 March 1878
Gordo, Cerro, Iowa
children

(4)

    Irwin James Worden

    Male1879–1962Male

    Anne Worden

    Female1884–1887Female

    Roscoe Grover Worden

    Male1888–1939Male

    Female1890–1971Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 2

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 23

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Northern English and Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived in a small hut or bothy, Middle English both(e), especially a cowman or shepherd. The word is of Scandinavian origin (compare Old Danish bōth, Old Norse būð) and was used to denote various kinds of temporary shelter, typically a cowshed or a herdsman's hut. In the British Isles the surname is still more common in northern England, where Scandinavian influence was more marked, and in Scotland, where the word was borrowed into Gaelic as both(an).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charity Worden in household of Gilbert Worden, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • Charity Warden in household of Gilbert Warden, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • Chratyr Worden in household of Gilbert Worden, "Iowa State Census, 1885"

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