Susannah Sneath

22 June 1821–24 October 1906 (Age 85)
Witham on the Hill, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Susannah

When Susannah Sneath was born on 22 June 1821, in Witham on the Hill, Lincolnshire, England, her father, John Sneath, was 42 and her mother, Mary Bryan, was 38. She married Joseph Harker on 1 November 1841, in Sempringham with Pointon and Birthorpe, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1850 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 24 October 1906, in Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Taylorsville, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Harker
Susannah Sneath
Marriage: 1 November 1841
John Sneath Harker
Job Harker
Joseph Harker
William Sneath Harker
Henry Harker
Benjamin Harker
Mary Ann Harker
Ephraim Harker
Isabell Harker
Heber Willard Harker
Alvina Harker
Levi Harker
Samira Susannah Harker

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 November 1841Sempringham with Pointon and Birthorpe, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 4
    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.
    Age 25
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lincolnshire and Rutland): habitational name from Snaith (Yorkshire), from Old Norse sneith ‘slice of land, piece of land cut off’. Compare Sneed .

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

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    Story Highlight

    S. Sneath & Jos. Harker; B. Harker, gg g-son (2017).

    Joseph Harker was a colonizer, bishop, missionary, patriarch and visionary. His first wife, Susannah Sneath was his indomitable help meet, without whom it is certain he could not have achieved what he …

    Sources (70)

    • Susan Harker in household of Joseph Harker, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Sussanah Sneith, in Mary Ann Haigh, "UT, Salt Lake Co Death Rcrds, 1849-1949"
    • "1841, England and Wales Census," Susanna Sneath, in William Sneath

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