Mary Isabelle Peacock

8 April 1844–15 August 1919 (Age 75)
Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Isabelle

When Mary Isabelle Peacock was born on 8 April 1844, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States, her father, George Peacock, was 21 and her mother, Sarah C. Lowry, was 23. She married Edward Williams Fox Sr. on 4 July 1860, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States in 1875 and Manti Utah Temple, Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 15 August 1919, in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Williams Fox Sr.
1833–1911
Mary Isabelle Peacock
1844–1919
Marriage: 4 July 1860
Edward Williams Fox Jr.
1861–1943
George David Fox
1863–1934
Sarah Helen Fox
1865–1918
Jesse Williams Fox
1867–1951
Eliza Isabelle Fox
1870–1954
Rozella Fox
1872–1953
Iona Fox
1874–1955
Leslie Kenneth Fox
1876–1942
John C. Fox
1878–1878
Clinton Hague Fox
1881–1944
Harrison E. Fox
1888–1963

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 July 1860Manti, Sanpete, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1845 · Oh My Father
    Age 1
    "In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."
    1846
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1865
    Age 21
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Middle English pecock, pacok, pocok, Old English pēacocc ‘peacock’. It could be used as a personal name or as a nickname for one ‘as proud as a peacock’. Compare Paw , Pay . This surname is widespread in England and southern Scotland, and is also established in Ireland. Compare Pea .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Pavone
    Paw
    Peak
    Pea
    Peyman
    Pocock
    Peaco

    Story Highlight

    Edward W. Fox, Manti Citizen

    FOX, EDWARD W., for fourteen years was County Surveyor, born in the village of Philadelphia, Jefferson county, N. Y., August 1st, 1833. His father was a carpenter and joined the Mormon Church early in …

    Sources (38)

    • Isabel Peacock in entry for Jess W Fox, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Mary I Peacock in household of George Peacock, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Isabelle Peacock in entry for Harry Fox, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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