Isabella Hogg

8 June 1822–21 June 1908 (Age 86)
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Isabella

When Isabella Hogg was born on 8 June 1822, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Hogg, was 35 and her mother, Elizabeth Rea, was 27. She married James Brown on 8 February 1847, in Saint Cuthberts, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Tradeston, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom in 1861 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 21 June 1908, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Brown
Isabella Hogg
Marriage: 8 February 1847
James Thomas Brown
Thomas Brown
Charles Houtson Brown
Bessie Rae Brown
Marion Houtson Brown
Baby Boy Brown
Isabelle Hogg Brown

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 February 1847Saint Cuthberts, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    1832 · The Scottish Reform Act
    Age 10
    The Scottish Reform Act was introduced by Parliament that introduced changes to the election laws in Scotland. The Act didn’t change the method of how the counties elected members but adopted a different solution for each pair of counties. Ultimately, it brought about boundary changes so that some burghs would have more say for the country than others.
    Age 24
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern England and Scotland): nickname for a swineherd or shepherd, from Middle English hog(ge) (Old English hogg) denoting either a pig, especially a castrated one, or a young sheep before its first shearing (the latter sense is most likely in northern England).German (Högg): topographic name, a variant of Heck 1, found chiefly in Bavaria.

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

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    Charles Houtson Brown and Julia Ferguson Brown History of the Bear Lake Pioneers by Isabella McKenzie

    The second son of James Brown and Isabelle Hogg Brown was named Charles Houtson Brown. He was born in Aberdeen, Scotland, November 1, 1851. In 1863 he left Scotland with his mother and three other ch …

    Sources (19)

    • Isabella Hogg in entry for Marion Howatson Brown, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
    • Isabella Brown in household of Isabella Mckinzie, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Isabella Hogg, "Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910"

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