Francis James Bolto

20 July 1835–26 March 1904 (Age 68)
Worcester, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Francis James

When Francis James Bolto was born on 20 July 1835, in Worcester, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Antonio Bolto, was 54 and his mother, Hannah Bradley, was 42. He married Agnes Murray McKay on 15 March 1860, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Shipston on Stour, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. He died on 26 March 1904, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Francis James Bolto
Agnes Murray McKay
Marriage: 15 March 1860
Agnes Bolto
Elizabeth Bolto
Francis James Bolto
Mary Jane Bolto
Frances Ellen Bolto
Jane Bell Bolto
Nora Bolto
Florence Bolto
Catherine Mabel Bolto
George Franklin Bolto

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  • Marriage
    15 March 1860Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    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.
    Age 8
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 19
    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: habitational name from any of numerous places in northern England named Bolton (Lancashire, Northumberland, Westmorland, and Yorkshire) or from Boulton in Derbyshire and East Lothian in Scotland, from Old English bothl ‘dwelling, house’ (see Bold 1) + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’.

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

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    Sources (43)

    • Francis Rolts, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Frank Bolto in entry for Elijah Malin Weiler and Agnes Bolto, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Francis Boxto in entry for Jane Bella Boxto, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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