Isaac Burnhope

12 November 1808–15 February 1869 (Age 60)
Hexham, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Isaac

When Isaac Burnhope was born on 12 November 1808, in Hexham, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Burnhope, was 20 and his mother, Mary Oliver, was 27. He married Elizabeth Charlton on 13 August 1831, in St Andrew's Church, Hexham, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Whitburn, Durham, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died on 15 February 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Burnhope
Elizabeth Charlton
Marriage: 13 August 1831
William Burnhope
Mary Ann Burnhope
Joseph Burnhope
Jane Ann Burnhope
Isaac Burnhope
Thomas Charlton Burnhope
Betsy Charlton Burnhope

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 August 1831St Andrew's Church, Hexham, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1812 · War of 1812
    Age 4
    Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 17
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English: locative name from Burnhope (Durham).

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Sources (30)

    • Isaac Burnett in entry for Mary Ann Burnett, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Isaac Burnhope, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Isaac Burnhope, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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