Elizabeth Sloman Darton

6 March 1841–11 January 1929 (Age 87)
Plymouth, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Sloman

When Elizabeth Sloman Darton was born on 6 March 1841, in Plymouth, Devon, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Brace Darton Sr, was 21 and her mother, Mahala Headon Sloman, was 22. She married William Palmer on 9 October 1866, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Devon, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Deptford, Kent, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 11 January 1929, in North Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Palmer
Elizabeth Sloman Darton
Marriage: 9 October 1866
Mahala Eliza Palmer
Ezra James Palmer
Richard Palmer
Edward William Palmer
Alice Palmer
Lottie Palmer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 October 1866Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1859 · Logan is Founded
    Age 18
    \"During the end of April, David Reese and his company settled the land north of the Logan River. That area was the second permanent settlement in Cache Valley and the future location of Logan. The city's boundary was drawn by Logan's first bishop, Jesse W. Fox, a government engineer. The name \"\"Logan\"\" comes from a trapper that used to frequent the area before the pioneers came to the valley.\"
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: from Derriton Farm in Sydenham Damerel or Derriton in Pyworthy (both Devon), so named from the Old English personal name Dȳra or Dīera + Old English tūn ‘settlement’.

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

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    Early Life

    (Taken from "Our Darton Ancestors" and written by Lawrence "J" Darton) James Brace Darton wass born on July 7, 1819, in Patter (Potter), pembroke, Wales, far from hif final resting place in Nephi, …

    Sources (33)

    • Elizabeth Darton in entry for Ezra James Palmer, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Elizabeth Sloman Darton [in household of Thomas Ramsey*], "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Elizabeth Darton in entry for Alice Palmer Christensen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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