Abraham Eckersall Redford

1 September 1849–7 December 1916 (Age 67)
Pilkington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Abraham Eckersall

When Abraham Eckersall Redford was born on 1 September 1849, in Pilkington, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Patefield Redford, was 35 and his mother, Lettice Brown Eckersall, was 35. He married Sarah Jane Daniels Brown on 18 November 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Heyburn, Lincoln, Idaho, United States in 1910. He died on 7 December 1916, in Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Heyburn, Minidoka, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Abraham Eckersall Redford
Sarah Jane Daniels Brown
Marriage: 18 November 1872
Rebecca Brown Redford
Abraham Brown Redford
John Brown Redford
Hiram Brown Redford
Aaron Daniel Brown Redford
Lawrence Brown Redford

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 November 1872Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire
    Age 1
    When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
    Age 14
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 18
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Radford .

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

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    Abraham Eckersall Redford Story

    Abraham spent his early years in England. ‘They had some very hard times after his father left for America, as the family was poor and had little money with which to purchase food. He came to America …

    Sources (18)

    • Abraham Redford, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Abraham Redford in entry for Aaron D Redford, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Abraham Redford, "United States Census, 1880"

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