Elizabeth Wivell

6 September 1883–22 August 1971 (Age 87)
Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Wivell was born on 6 September 1883, in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Arthur Wivell, was 40 and her mother, Mary Ann Rogers, was 38. She married James Smith on 11 August 1901, in Old Clee, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 12 daughters. She lived in New Clee, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 22 August 1971, in Grimsby, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 87, and was buried in Scartho, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

James Smith
Elizabeth Wivell
Marriage: 11 August 1901
Edward Wivell Smith
Harold Smith
about 1911–
Nora May Smith
James William Smith
Lilian Smith
Arthur Smith
Gladys Smith
Elsie Smith
Ivy Eveline Smith
Rose Smith
Amelia Mary Smith
Florence Smith
Ethel Smith
Adeline Smith
Margaret Smith
Betty Smith

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 August 1901Old Clee, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


    +11 More Children

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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
    1896 · Utah becomes a state
    Age 13
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 23
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    English (Devon and Cornwall): of Norman origin, a habitational name from Vauville (Manche) in Normandy. Compare Weavil .Danish: habitational name from the placename Vivild.

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

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    Sources (6)

    • Elizabeth Wivell in household of Arthur Wivell, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
    • Elizabeth Smith in entry for Lilian Smith, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Elizabeth Nivell, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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