Virtue Ann Bowthorpe

28 February 1836–28 January 1926 (Age 89)
Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Virtue Ann

When Virtue Ann Bowthorpe was born on 28 February 1836, in Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Bowthorpe, was 29 and her mother, Mary Ann Tuttle, was 25. She married Charles Colebrook on 1 January 1854. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Norfolk, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Cottonwood, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 20 years. She died on 28 January 1926, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Holladay Memorial Park, Holladay, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Preston King Lewis Sr
Virtue Ann Bowthorpe
Marriage: 4 January 1856
David William Lewis
Preston King Lewis
George Siney Lewis
Virtue Ann Lewis
Marion Tuttle Lewis
Mahallia Arminta Lewis
Franklin Trail Lewis
Emeretta Lewis
Ira Allen Lewis

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 January 1856Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 13
    History of Holladay Memorial Park Cemetery. First internment was in 1848.
    Age 27
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Bowthorpe (Norfolk). The placename derives from Old English boga or Old Norse bogi ‘bow, arch’ (probably referring to a bend in the river Yare) + Old English or Old Norse thorp ‘secondary settlement, outlying farmstead’.

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

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    Preston King Lewis

    Preston Lewis Biography Contributed ByDevinLewisMcFarlane·2013-03-30 15:18:33 GMT+0000 (UTC)·0 Comments Life Overview Preston King Lewis was born in Franklin, Kentucky, on November 15, 1839. He …

    Sources (29)

    • Virtue Ann Lewis in household of Preston Lewis, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Virtue Wothart in entry for Preston King Lewis, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Virtu Bowthorpe in household of Will Bowthorpe, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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