Elizabeth Scarr

30 May 1862–17 December 1909 (Age 47)
England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Scarr was born on 30 May 1862, in England, United Kingdom, her father, William Scarr, was 31 and her mother, Harriet Smith, was 31. She married Edward William Woods on 29 September 1884, in Sculcoates, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Spanish Fork Ward 1, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900 and North Frodingham, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1901. She died on 17 December 1909, in Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 47, and was buried in Spanish Fork City Cemetery, Spanish Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward William Woods
1858–1912
Elizabeth Scarr
1862–1909
Marriage: 29 September 1884
Sarah J Wood
1883–
Alice Marian Woods
1885–1978
Alfred Edward Woods
1887–1887
Hannah Elizabeth Last Woods
1888–1959
William Wood
1891–
Edward Scarr Woods
1892–1972
Martha E Wood
1893–
Herbert Woods
1894–1970
Charles Rd Wood
1896–
Reva Harriet Woods
1897–1976
Arthur Wood
1900–
William Dewey Woods
1901–1964
Eugene Imperial Woods
1904–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 September 1884
Sculcoates, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(13)

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Parents and Siblings

    William Scarr

    Male1831–1872Male

    Harriet Smith

    Female1831–1904Female

siblings

(9)

    Mary Ann Scarr

    Female1853–1924Female

    Francis Scarr

    Female1854–Female

    Robert Scarr

    Male1857–1916Male

    Eliza Scarr

    Female1859–Female

    Female1862–1909Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened

Age 1

The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 13

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

English: topographic name from Old Norse sker ‘rock’, later dialect scar ‘rocky cliff’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Wood in household of William Wood, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Elizabeth Scarr in household of Harriet Scarr, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Elizabeth Sean in household of William Scarr, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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