William Isaac Woolf

9 February 1841–29 April 1920 (Age 79)
Pelham, Westchester, New York, United States

The Life Summary of William Isaac

When William Isaac Woolf was born on 9 February 1841, in Pelham, Westchester, New York, United States, his father, John Anthony Woolf, was 35 and his mother, Sarah Ann Devoe, was 26. He married Ellen Maria Hyde on 19 July 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States in 1860 and Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States for about 10 years. He died on 29 April 1920, in Hyrum, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Hyde Park Cemetery, Hyde Park, Cache, Utah, United States.

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William Isaac Woolf
Ellen Maria Hyde
Marriage: 19 July 1869
Ella Frances Woolf
Mary Elizabeth Woolf
Clara Woolf
Isaac Hyde Woolf
Chloe Woolf
William Hyde Woolf
Absalom Devoe Woolf
Ruby Howe Woolf

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 July 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 5
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 22
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 22
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Wolf or Wolfe .Americanized form of North German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Wulf or Wulff .

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

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    Isaac Woolf Life history

    ISAAC WOOLF 1841–1920 Isaac Woolf, the 5th child of John Anthony Woolf and Sarah Ann DeVoe, was born February 9, 1841, Westchester, New York. He received his early education in the school of expe …

    Sources (32)

    • Isaac Woolf in household of John A Woolf, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Isaac Woolf, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Isaac Wolf in entry for Ella Francis Wolf Baxter, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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