Ann Ratcliffe

Brief Life History of Ann

When Ann Ratcliffe was born on 1 November 1815, in Little Crosby, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Ratcliffe, was 24 and her mother, Lydia Fairclough, was 24. She married Thomas Karren on 5 May 1833, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States in 1860 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 8 January 1886, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Lehi City Cemetery, Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Thomas Karren
Ann Ratcliffe
Marriage: 5 May 1833
John Karren
Catherine Anne Karren
Lydia Karren
Thomas Karren
Joseph Karren
Hyrum Karren
Ann Karren
Charles Hopkins Karren
Mary Harriet Karren
Isabella Karren
David Ratcliff Karren

Sources (49)

  • Anne Carn in household of Thos Carn, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Ann Ratcliffe, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Ann R. Karren, "BillionGraves Index"

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World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 


Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Ratliff .

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

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