Anna Fenn Adkins

6 February 1836–30 November 1893 (Age 57)
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Anna Fenn

When Anna Fenn Adkins was born on 6 February 1836, in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Adkins, was 27 and her mother, Hannah Fenn, was 26. She married Charles Roscoe Savage on 24 June 1856, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Platte, Nebraska, United States in 1860 and Salt Lake City Ward 4, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 30 November 1893, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Roscoe Savage
Anna Fenn Adkins
Marriage: 24 June 1856
Charles Stenhouse Savage
Roscoe Eddington Savage
Ralph Graham Savage
Annie Amelia Savage
George Lewis Savage
Fannie Maude Savage
Enos Hoge Savage
Luacine Annetta Savage
Ida May Savage
Lennie Louise Savage
Ray Thomas Savage

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 June 1856Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 12
    Find A Grave website photo indicates establishment of the cemetery in 1848. Located at the NE corner of 4th Avenue and N Street. Salt Lake City Cemetery is in The Avenues neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah. Approximately 120,000 persons are buried in the cemetery. Many religious leaders and politicians, particularly many leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) lie in the cemetery. It encompasses over 250 acres and contains 9 1?2 miles of roads. It is the largest city-operated cemetery in the United States. The first burial occurred on September 27, 1847, when George Wallace buried his child, Mary Wallace. The burial was two months after the Mormon pioneers had settled the Salt Lake Valley. In 1849, George Wallace, Daniel Wells, and Joseph Heywood surveyed 20 acres at the same site for the area's burial grounds. In 1851, Salt Lake City was incorporated and the 20 acres officially became the Salt Lake City Cemetery with George Wallace as its first sexton.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 18
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Adkin (a pet form of Adam formed with the suffix -kin) + genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This name was particularly common in the English Midlands. Compare Atkins .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (49)

    • Annie Adkins in entry for Fannie Savage Brother, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Annie Savage in household of Charles R Savage, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Atkinson in entry for George Louis Savage, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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