Elizabeth Sarah Hobson

3 October 1854–7 July 1890 (Age 35)
Handsworth, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Sarah

When Elizabeth Sarah Hobson was born on 3 October 1854, in Handsworth, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Andrew Hobson, was 22 and her mother, Edith Wright, was 21. She married Amos Sargent on 8 January 1880, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 7 July 1890, in Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Hoytsville Cemetery, Hoytsville, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amos Sargent
Elizabeth Sarah Hobson
Marriage: 8 January 1880
Willard Amos Sargent
1880–about 1887
Joseph Andrew Sargent
George Lorenzo Sargent
Alvin Sargent
Susan Elizabeth Sargent
Infant Sargent

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 January 1880Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 9
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened
    Age 9
    The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire and Lancashire): patronymic from the personal name Hobb(e) + son (see Hobbs ).

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

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    Story Highlight

    Amos Sargent A Biographical Sketch

    Amos Sargent was born May 19, 1854, in Downdale, Lincolnshire, England. He was the son of John and Elizabeth Farrow Sargent. There were three other children- William, a son by a former marriage; Esthe …

    Sources (9)

    • Elizabeth J Johnson in household of Andrew W Johnson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Elizabeth Hobson in entry for Joseph Andrew Sargent, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Sarah Hobson in household of Alma Hobson, "United States Census, 1870"

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