William Hutchinson Eccles

13 March 1860–3 October 1918 (Age 58)
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of William Hutchinson

When William Hutchinson Eccles was born on 13 March 1860, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, William Eccles, was 34 and his mother, Sarah Hutchinson, was 39. He married Marion Schow on 15 March 1883, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Hood River, Oregon, United States in 1910 and Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 3 October 1918, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Hutchinson Eccles
Marion Schow
Marriage: 15 March 1883
William L. Eccles
Pearl Marion Eccles
Arnold Eccles
Roland Schow Eccles
Celia Schow Eccles
Irma Eccles
Mariane Marie Eccles
Walker Jymps Eccles
Sara Thelma Eccles
Howard Schow Eccles

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    15 March 1883Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1868 · The Representation of the people (Scotland) Act 1868
    Age 8
    The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1868 was passed by Parliament and allowed for the creation of seven additional Scottish seats in the House of Commons. Along with the seats, Two University constituencies were created. These each returned one member to Parliament.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 16
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name from Eccles in Lancashire, or possibly from any of several other places so named in Kent, Norfolk, Berwickshire, and Dumfriesshire, from British eglēs ‘Romano-British Christian church’ (from Latin ecclesia, Greek ekklēsia ‘gathering, assembly’). Such places would have been the sites of notable pre-Anglo-Saxon churches or Christian places of communal worship.

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

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    Story Highlight


    Obituary (1): "Deseret Evening News", Salt Lake City, Utah, Friday, October 4, 1918, page 7, section 2: William H. Eccles Dies In Hospital - Ogden, Oct. 4 - William H. Eccles, well known lumber man of …

    Sources (28)

    • William H Eccles in entry for William Eccles, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • William Eckles in household of William Eckles, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Unknown in entry for William L Eccles, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Marriage Records, 1906-1968"

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