Samuel Richard Brough

Brief Life History of Samuel Richard

When Samuel Richard Brough was born on 20 August 1857, in Bethalto, Madison, Illinois, United States, his father, Thomas Brough, was 24 and his mother, Jane Paterson, was 27. He married Phoebe Adeline Cherry on 2 June 1881, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States for about 5 years and Bountiful Election Precinct, Davis, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 8 May 1947, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Bountiful Memorial Park, Bountiful, Davis, Utah, United States.

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Samuel Richard Brough
Ann Eliza Carter
Marriage: 21 October 1886
Horace Carter Brough
Franklin Reed Brough
Viola Eliza Brough
Chester Richard Brough
Eveline Jane Brough
Hyrum Carter Brough
Golden William Brough
Charles Lester Brough
Emily May Brough

Sources (73)

  • S R Brough, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • 1942 Open House will honor Samuel Brough 85th birthday
  • Samuel Richard Brough, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

World Events (8)


Historical Boundaries: 1860: Davis, Utah Territory, United States 1862: Morgan, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Morgan, Utah, United States


Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from any of various English places called Brough or Burgh. See Burgh .

Scottish: habitational name from Brough in Harray (Orkney).

Americanized form of German Brauch or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname.

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

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Brick Making In Morgan County Utah

Brick Making By Chester Richard Brough Brick making in Morgan County (Utah) dates back to the year 1865, when two brothers, …

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