Peggy Gledhill

1 April 1827–27 November 1916 (Age 89)
Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Peggy

When Peggy Gledhill was born on 1 April 1827, in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Gledhill Sr, was 20 and her mother, Malby "Molly" Buckley, was 19. She married Edward Duffin on 3 January 1847, in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Centerville, Davis, Utah, United States in 1856 and Santaquin, Utah, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 27 November 1916, in Gunnison, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Gunnison Cemetery, Gunnison, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Duffin
Peggy Gledhill
Marriage: 3 January 1847
Richard Duffin
Martha Ann Duffin
Alice Maria Duffin
Nephi Edward Duffin
Elizabeth Duffin
Sarah Ann Duffin
Sophia Duffin
Brigham Alma Duffin
James William Duffin
Hezekiah Duffin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 January 1847Oldham, Lancashire, England
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).
    1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842
    Age 15
    The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
    1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers
    Age 32
    The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from Gledhill in Yorkshire, named in Old English with gleoda ‘kite’ + hyll ‘hill’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Beulah Scott Johnson's Personal Memoirs (1905-1998)

    MEMOIRS of BEULAH SCOTT JOHNSON Written by Beulah Scott Johnson Compiled by Susan P. Gray, Granddaughter-in-law It is with reluctance that I take my pen in hand to record my history. Having no incl …

    Sources (38)

    • Pegg Gledhill in household of James Gledhill, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Margaret Gledhill in entry for James W Duffin and Emma Orgill Pierce, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Margaret Gledhill in entry for Sophia Wall, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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