Elizabeth Hanson

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Hanson was born on 23 January 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, her father, Nathan Hanson, was 44 and her mother, Hannah Hopkinson, was 43. She married James Duckworth on 21 September 1892, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Blackfoot Election Precinct 2, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 13 March 1954, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Blackfoot, Bingham, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Duckworth
Elizabeth Hanson
Marriage: 21 September 1892
Roxie Estella Jensen Duckworth
Muriel Annie Salena Poulsen Duckworth
James Hanson Duckworth
Nathan Rex Duckworth

Sources (61)

  • Elizabeth Hanson Duckworth, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Elizabeth Hanson and James Duckworth, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
  • Utah, Death and Military Death Certificates, 1904-1961

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

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.


Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): from the Middle English personal name Hann or Hand + son; see Hand 5.

Irish: variant of Hampson .

Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Hansson .

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

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Nathan Rex Duckworth - His beginning in life

To set the stage: James and Elizabeth Duckworth adopted four children, Rex being the last. Muriel was adopted in 1907 as an infant when her mother died leaving a large family. Muriel's father couldn't …

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