Elizabeth Butcher

27 September 1845–17 February 1932 (Age 86)
Pockthorpe in Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Butcher was born on 27 September 1845, in Pockthorpe in Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Butcher, was 44 and her mother, Sophia Sayers, was 35. She married Michael Rumell Hyler on 15 April 1864, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 17 February 1932, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Michael Rumell Hyler
1816–1893
Elizabeth Butcher
1845–1932
Marriage: 15 April 1864
Mellissia Malinda Hyler
1866–1925
Fredrick Rumell Hyler
1867–1887
Elizabeth Hyler
1870–1878
William Jacob Hyler
1871–1952
Michael George Hyler
1873–1945
Asa "Ace" Hyler
1876–1960
Albert Hyler
1885–1956
Alma Hyler
1885–1958

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 April 1864Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (8)

    +3 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1846
    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1848
    Age 3
    Find A Grave website photo indicates establishment of the cemetery in 1848. Located at the NE corner of 4th Avenue and N Street. Salt Lake City Cemetery is in The Avenues neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah. Approximately 120,000 persons are buried in the cemetery. Many religious leaders and politicians, particularly many leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) lie in the cemetery. It encompasses over 250 acres and contains 9 1?2 miles of roads. It is the largest city-operated cemetery in the United States. The first burial occurred on September 27, 1847, when George Wallace buried his child, Mary Wallace. The burial was two months after the Mormon pioneers had settled the Salt Lake Valley. In 1849, George Wallace, Daniel Wells, and Joseph Heywood surveyed 20 acres at the same site for the area's burial grounds. In 1851, Salt Lake City was incorporated and the 20 acres officially became the Salt Lake City Cemetery with George Wallace as its first sexton.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 23
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for a butcher or slaughterer, from Middle English, Anglo-Norman French bocher, bouch(i)er, bowcher (Old French bochier, bouchier, a derivative of bouc ‘ram’).Americanized form of Slovenian and Croatian Bučar (see Bucar ).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Butchart
    Bucar
    Bucher

    Sources (31)

    • Elizabeth Butcher in household of Sophia Butcher, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Edith in entry for Elizabeth Hyler, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Elizabeth Hiler in household of Michel Hiler, "United States Census, 1870"

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