Francis George Wall

3 May 1846–22 February 1946 (Age 99)
England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Francis George

When Francis George Wall was born on 3 May 1846, in England, United Kingdom, his father, William Wall, was 33 and his mother, Sarah Sansom, was 31. He married Mary Bench on 24 June 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Horsley, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He registered for military service in 1866. His occupation is listed as mercantile store owner in Colonia Juárez, Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico. He died on 22 February 1946, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 99, and was buried in Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis George Wall
Susan Elizabeth Bench
Marriage: 18 February 1887
John Edward Wall
Myrtle Mae Wall
Clyde William Wall
Angus Le Roi Wall
May Wall
Mable Wall
George Milne Wall
Leah Wall
Dora Bench Wall

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 February 1887Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 8
    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.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 26
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived by a stone-built wall, e.g. one used to fortify a town or to keep back the encroachment of the sea (Middle English wall ‘wall’, Old English wall, weall, from Latin vallum ‘rampart, palisade’), or a habitational name from a place so named, such as Wall (Staffordshire).English (West Midlands): topographic name for someone who lived by a spring or stream, northern Middle English wall(e) (Old English (Mercian) wæll(a); compare Well ).Irish (of Norman origin): Anglicized form of de Valle (Gaelicized form de Bhál), the name of a Norman family established in Munster and Connacht.

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

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    History of Sarah Sansom Wall

    HISTORY OF SARAH SANSOME WALL Sarah Sansome was born 30 September 1815 at Horsley Parish, Gloucestershire, England, daughter of Richard and Sarah Brinkworth Sansome. She was next youngest of nine chi …

    Sources (78)

    • Francis George Wall, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Francis G. Wall in entry for John Edward Wall and Ada Ray, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Francis G Wall in entry for Susan Elizabeth Wall, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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