Phebe Ann Griffeth

9 February 1847–11 January 1891 (Age 43)
Garden Grove, Decatur, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Phebe Ann

When Phebe Ann Griffeth was born on 9 February 1847, in Garden Grove, Decatur, Iowa, United States, her father, Patison Delos Griffeth I, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Ann Carson, was 24. She married William Hyde on 31 August 1867, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 11 January 1891, in Grover, Lincoln, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Hyde Park Cemetery, Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Hyde
Phebe Ann Griffeth
Marriage: 31 August 1867
Martha Elizabeth Hyde
Wilford Andrew Hyde
Delos William Hyde
John Alma Hyde

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 August 1867Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 10
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 16
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · The Burtis Opera House
    Age 20
    The Burtis Opera House opened in Davenport and could easily hold an audience of 1,600. It was a widely used facility and Mark Twain filled the house when he spoke on tour in 1869. It was also used to house Susan B. Anthony when she lectured on the woman's right to vote. The Quad City Symphony Orchestra played its first concert as the new Tri-City Symphony in the Opera House. An arsonist set fire to the building on the evening of April 26, 1921, and the building was severely destroyed. The building was rebuilt but was no longer used as an opera house.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of Griffith .

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

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    Sources (21)

    • Pheobe Hyde, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Thede Griffith in entry for George Albert Hyde, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Phebe Ann Griffith in household of Patterson Griffith, "United States Census, 1850"

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