Caroline Toplis

19 December 1835–5 February 1897 (Age 61)
East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Caroline

When Caroline Toplis was born on 19 December 1835, in East Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, England, her father, William Topliss, was 26 and her mother, Ann Roberts, was 27. She married Henry Edward Wilson Jr on 15 January 1858, in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Bitchfield, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 5 February 1897, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Edward Wilson Jr
Caroline Toplis
Marriage: 15 January 1858
Rachel Wilson
William Henry Wilson
Frederick Toplis Wilson
Emily Jane Wilson
Caroline Wilson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 January 1858Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 8
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 19
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    Anglo-Saxon: Top, a ball, and liss, favor, meaning ball favor

    Sources (27)

    • Caroline Topliss in household of Robert Plummer, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Caroline Tapliss in entry for William S. Lloyd and Rachel Willson, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"
    • Unknown in entry for Rachasl Lloyd, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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