Ephraim Ainsworth

22 April 1849–10 May 1900 (Age 51)
Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Ephraim

When Ephraim Ainsworth was born on 22 April 1849, in Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Henry Ainsworth, was 24 and his mother, Elizabeth Mort, was 30. He married Catherine Jemima Heathcote in 1883, in Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Little Bolton All Saints, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Elton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861. He died on 10 May 1900, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ephraim Ainsworth
Catherine Jemima Heathcote
Marriage: 1883
William Harrison Ainsworth
Mary Alice Ainsworth
Henry Clay Ainsworth

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1883Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire
    Age 1
    When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 5
    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 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place near Manchester named Ainsworth, from the Old English personal name Ægen + Old English worth ‘enclosure’.English (Yorkshire): in Yorkshire the name was a variant of, or confused with Hainsworth .

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

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    Sources (11)

    • Ephemia Ainsworth in household of William Ainsworth, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Ephriam Ainsworth in entry for Alice Mary Cavanaugh, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Ephraim Ainsworth in household of William Ainsworth, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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