Esther Frisby

27 May 1853–23 April 1938 (Age 84)
Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Esther

When Esther Frisby was born on 27 May 1853, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Frisby, was 44 and her mother, Elizabeth Ruff, was 38. She married Henry Tuckett on 14 November 1870, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Forest Dale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 23 April 1938, in Snyderville, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Tuckett
Esther Frisby
Marriage: 14 November 1870
William Frisby Tuckett
Charles Henry Frisby Tuckett
Albert Edward Frisby Tuckett
Isaac Frisby Tuckett
Erastus Frisby Tuckett
Lorenzo Frisby Tuckett
Franklin Frisby Tuckett
Margaret Mary Frisby Tuckett
Esther Elizabeth Tuckett

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 November 1870Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 1
    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 10
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 23
    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: habitational name from Frisby on the Wreake or Frisby by Gaulby, or another lost Frisby in Leicestershire, all named with Old Norse Frīsa ‘Frisians’ + ‘farm, settlement’, meaning ‘The farmstead of the Frisians’. Compare with Fries .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Ephraim and Sarah Ann Lowe Frisby

    BIOGRAPHY OF EPHRAIM AND SARAH ANN (LOWE) FRISBY Ephraim Frisby was the sixth of eleven children. He was born January 30, 1847 at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England. He had four brothers: Willis, Da …

    Sources (50)

    • Esther Fresby in entry for Esther E F Tuckett, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • Elster Frisby in household of John Paul, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Ester Brisby in entry for Chas Henry Tuckett and Isabell Wilkinson, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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