Francis Charles Milner

1 July 1825–14 December 1895 (Age 70)
Shropshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Francis Charles

When Francis Charles Milner was born on 1 July 1825, in Shropshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Francis Milner, was 26 and his mother, Mary Ann Farr, was 22. He married Mary A Price on 5 October 1845, in Surrey, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States in 1870. He died on 14 December 1895, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Francis Charles Milner
Annie Mackey
Marriage: 1852
Thomas William Milner Sr
Frances Elizabeth Milner
Louis John Milner Sr
Sarah Elizabeth Milner
Francis Charles Milner
Hannah Leigh Milner
Annie M Milner
William N. Milner

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Shropshire, England, United Kingdom


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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 8

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.

Age 21

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Northern English (mainly Yorkshire) and Scottish: variant of Miller , retaining the -n- of the Middle English word, which was a result of Scandinavian linguistic influence, as in Old Norse mylnari.

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

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The Problem of Attendance in the 22nd Quorum of Seventies

On July 7, 1855, members of the 22nd Quorum of Seventies met at the home of one of their members. Jonathan Pugmire Jr., a leader in the quorum, had a home on the corner of West Temple and Emigration s …

Sources (3)

  • Francel Milner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Francis Milner, "United States Census, 1860"
  • 1880 Census Francis Milner Head of Household

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