Martha Van Cott

28 February 1838–25 March 1908 (Age 70)
Canaan, Canaan, Columbia, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Martha

When Martha Van Cott was born on 28 February 1838, in Canaan, Canaan, Columbia, New York, United States, her father, John Van Cott, was 23 and her mother, Lucy Lavinia Sackett, was 22. She married William Price on 22 November 1854, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839 and Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871. She died on 25 March 1908, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Price
1818–1906
Martha Van Cott
1838–1908
Marriage: 22 November 1854
Lucy Lovina Price
1855–1865
Marine Price
1867–
Emma Geneva Price
1857–1927
William Van Cott Price
1859–1924
Clara Florence Price
1861–1928
Milton Irwin Price
1864–1918
Mary Ann Price
1866–1950
Fred Arthur Price
1868–1955
Charles Stanley Price
1871–1939
Ralph Leone Price
1873–1873
Calvin Losee Price
1875–1943
Martha Winnifred Price
1879–1881
Byron Douglas Price
1881–1952
James Elliott Price
1883–1884

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 November 1854Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (14)

    +9 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
    Age 1
    After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
    1843
    Age 5
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1858 · A House Divided
    Age 20
    Abraham Lincoln's goal was to be different than the previous Senators of Illinois and voice his opinion in how he saw the State and the United States start to drift apart in the different ideology on what was right and what was wrong. Even though it would become an unsuccessful campaign strategy to win the senate seat, to this day it is one of the most famous speeches of US politics.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Wan

    Sources (40)

    • Martha van Cock in entry for Charles S Price, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Martha V. Price in household of William Price, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Martha Vancott in entry for William V. Price and Hazel Douglas, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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