Eliza Luff Crossland

6 June 1851–20 February 1940 (Age 88)
London, Middlesex, England

The Life Summary of Eliza Luff

When Eliza Luff Crossland was born on 6 June 1851, in London, Middlesex, England, her father, Junius Crossland, was 30 and her mother, Frances Ann Otton, was 26. She married Franklin Cyrus Banks on 6 December 1869, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Pleasant Grove Election Precinct, Utah, Utah, United States in 1900 and Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 20 February 1940, in Orem, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Cyrus Banks
Eliza Luff Crossland
Marriage: 6 December 1869
Nettie Banks
Edna Banks
Franklin Junius Banks
Frances Ellen Banks
Violet Eliza Banks
John Ray Banks
Junius Crossland Banks
Karl Banks

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    6 December 1869Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1868 · Louisiana Is Readmitted Into the Union
    Age 17
    Louisiana was readmitted into the Union.
    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
    Age 24
    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English (Yorkshire): habitational name from a place in the parish of Almondbury, Yorkshire, named Crosland, from Old English cros ‘cross’ + land ‘newly cultivated land’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel

    Jacob Gates Company Departure: 3 June 1853 Arrival in Salt Lake Valley: 26-30 September 1853 262 individuals and 33 wagons were in the company when it began its journey from the outfitting post at Ke …

    Sources (45)

    • Eliza Banks in household of Franklin Banks, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Eliza Crosland in entry for Frances Ellen Banks Samuelsen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Eliza R Banks in household of Frank C Banks, "United States Census, 1910"

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