Susetta Horsley

20 February 1879–27 December 1964 (Age 85)
Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Susetta

When Susetta Horsley was born on 20 February 1879, in Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States, her father, David William Horsley, was 28 and her mother, Charlotte Chessel White, was 30. She married Levi W. Bowers on 22 June 1910, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 5 years. She died on 27 December 1964, in Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Levi W. Bowers
1882–1977
Susetta Horsley
1879–1964
Marriage: 22 June 1910
Ivan Levi Bowers
1911–1977
Frances Charlotte Bowers
1913–2003
Marjorie Horsley Bowers
1916–2011
Violet Bowers
1919–1925

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 June 1910Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (8)

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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 2
    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.
    1896 · Utah becomes a state
    Age 17
    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
    1902 · So Much Farm Land
    Age 23
    A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

    Name Meaning

    English (Northeastern England): habitational name from any of various places called with Old English hors ‘horse’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’, such as Horsley (Derbyshire, Gloucestershire), Long Horsley (Northumberland), and Horseley Hills Farm in Wolverley (Worcestershire), probably referring to a place where horses were put out to pasture.

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

    Sources (33)

    • Susetta Horsley in entry for <Unknown>, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Susetta Bowers in household of Levi Bowers, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Elta Horsley in entry for Ivan Levi Bowers and Pearl Lucille Sollis, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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