Elizabeth Boden

Female19 August 1866–25 August 1941

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Boden was born on 19 August 1866, in Aberdare, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, James Boden, was 43 and her mother, Annorah Coleman, was 38. She married Wilson Kirkwood Morrison on 22 June 1892, in Box Elder, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States for about 30 years. She died on 25 August 1941, in Oakland, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Brigham City Cemetery, Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Wilson Kirkwood Morrison
Elizabeth Boden
Marriage: 22 June 1892
Alice Morrison
Elizabeth Morrison
Annora Morrison
Wilson Boden Morrison

Sources (32)

  • Elizabeth Boden in household of James Bywater, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Elizabeth Boden in entry for Wilson B Morrison and Hazel Clark, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
  • Elizabeth Boden in entry for Elizabeth or Bessie Morrison Eskelsen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 June 1892Box Elder, Utah, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)

    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

    Age 1

    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    1870 · Baron Woolen Mills Built

    Age 4

    In 1870, the Baron Woolen Mills is founded as a part of the Brigham City's manufacturing and mercantile association. The mill produced high quality blankets and sweaters from wool from the local sheep.


    Age 20

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    North German: patronymic from the personal name Bode .

    German: topographic name for someone living in a valley bottom or the low-lying area of a field, Middle High German boden ‘ground, bottom’. Compare English Bottom .

    Swedish (Bodén): ornamental or habitational name, possibly from bod ‘small hut’ or from a placename containing this element; the adjectival suffix -én is a derivative of Latin -enius ‘relating to’. Compare Bodin .

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

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