Sarah Elida Prisbrey

27 May 1868–7 July 1951 (Age 83)
St. George, Washington, Utah Territory, United States

The Life of Sarah Elida

When Sarah Elida Prisbrey was born on 27 May 1868, in St. George, Washington, Utah Territory, United States, her father, Miner Grant Prisbrey, was 63 and her mother, Mary Ann Hershey, was 24. She married Charles Alexander Robertson on 1 May 1891, in St. George, Washington, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 7 July 1951, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Aultorest Memorial Park, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Alexander Robertson
Sarah Elida Prisbrey
Marriage: 1 May 1891
Charles Clifford Robertson
Gerrald Grant Robertson
Mary Verna Robertson
John Dewey Robertson
George Victor Robertson
Vera Robertson
Cecil Glenn Robertson
Grace Robertson
Mabel Robertson
Jennie Robertson

Spouse and Children

1 May 1891
St. George, Washington, Utah Territory, United States


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+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1876 · St. George Tabernacle

Age 8

In 1876, the St. George Tabernacle was built. It was originally used for hosting church services and court hearings. Now it is used mainly for public events.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 22

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Altered form of English Pres(t)bury ( see Presby ).

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

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Story Highlight

Charles and Elida Prisbrey Robertson

5 August 2003 Memories of Charles and Elida Prisbrey Robertson By Roger B. Davis (Grandchild) When my parents, Leonard and Verna Robertson Davis, moved to Ogden, Utah they rented a home at 655 30th …

Sources (3)

  • Elida Prisbrey Robertson in household of Charles A Robertson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Elida Robertson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Elida Robertson in household of C A Robertson, "United States Census, 1910"

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