Margret Fortie

9 May 1857–24 March 1912 (Age 54)
Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Margret

When Margret Fortie was born on 9 May 1857, in Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Alexander Fortie Jr, was 32 and her mother, Christine Isabella Cuthbert, was 34. She married Jefferson Chase Trimble on 18 December 1875, in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons. She died on 24 March 1912, in Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Fillmore Cemetery, Fillmore, Millard, Utah, United States.

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Jefferson Chase Trimble
Margret Fortie
Marriage: 18 December 1875
Edward Trimble
Jefferson Trimble Jr
Alexander Fortie Trimble
Cuthbert Trimble
Robison Chase Trimble

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World Events (8)

1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers
Age 2
The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.
Age 6
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park
Age 15
Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

French: diminutive of Fort .

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

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1822-1902 History of Alexander Fortie

Alexander Fortie (1822) was born - 9 July 1822 in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland to Alexander Fortie (~1780) of Edinburgh Scotland and Mary Steadman of Dunfermline, Scotland. Alexander (1822) grew u …

Sources (17)

  • Maggie Trimble, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margaret Fortie in household of Alexander Fortie, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Margaret Trimble in household of Jefferson Trimble, "United States Census, 1880"

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